About the Fellowship:
The Haryana State Council for Science and Technology (HSCST) will award HSCST
Fellowships to bright young men and women for training in methods of research under
the expert guidance of faculty members /scientists working in University Departments/
National Laboratories and Institutes in Haryana in various fields of Science &
Technology and Medical Sciences.
The HSCST Fellowships are tenable in Universities/Post-Graduate Colleges/Government
Research Establishments, R&D establishments of recognized public or private sector,
industrial firms and other recognized institutions of Haryana. The programme is aimed at
Human Resource Development for S&T.
The award of HSCST Fellowship is for a fixed tenure and does not imply any assurance
or guarantee for subsequent employment by HSCST to the beneficiary. The authority to
award/terminate vests with Chairman, HSCST. The awardee shall not lay claim to
permanent absorption in HSCST, after the expiry of Fellowship.
HSCST Fellowships are awarded to those holding MSc or equivalent degree, with
minimum 55% marks and on the basis of their performance in National Eligibility Test
(NET) conducted by CSIR twice in a year
Research fellowships are in Science subjects, namely, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences,
Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, and Earth Atmospheric Ocean & Planetary
Sciences. The fellowships will involve full-time research work for 3 years, leading to PhD degree in the relevant subject areas from any of the institute/University in Haryana.
Applications for HSCST fellowship are invited twice a year through press advertisement
as well as on website in the prescribed application form. The completed application form
is to be submitted to the Secretary/EC, Haryana State Council for Science & Technology,
Bays no 35-38, Sector 2, Panchkula.
The upper age limit for JRF shall be 28 years, which is relaxable upto 5 years in the case
of candidates belonging to Schedule Castes/Schedule Tribes, Women, Physically
Handicapped and OBC applicants.
Rs 12,000/- pm for the first two years where the research fellow will be designated as
JRF (Junior Research Fellow) and Rs 14,000/- for the 3rd years where the Research
the fellow will be upgraded to SRF (Senior Research Fellow). The fellowship will carry
an annual contingency grant of Rs 20,000/-
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