In a new notification dates 22 March 2013, UGC released shortlisted candidates list for Post Doctoral Fellowship for Women 2011-12. A total of 314 candidates were shortlisted for the award of 100 Fellowships under the scheme of “Post Doctoral Fellowship to Women Candidates” of 2 years with no provision of further extension.
The selected candidates shall be paid a monthly scholarship of Rs 18,000 per month (Rs 20,000 per month after 2 years), Rs 25,000 per month for fresh candidates and Rs 30,000 per month for research experienced holders. Besides this, PDF will be provided with accommodation in hostel recognized/ maintained by the institutions or may be reimbursed the hostel fee, excluding mess, electricity, water charges, etc. In case, Post Doctoral Fellow makes his/her own arrangements of accommodation, he/she may be entitled to draw HRA as per categorization of the cities by the Government of India.
The purpose of this Post Doctoral Fellowship is to accelerate the talented instincts of the women candidates to carry out the advanced studies and research in sciences, engineering and technology, humanities and social sciences in Indian universities and colleges.
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