Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana KVPY FELLOWSHIPS for school and college students

Name of Institute / University

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

Courses Offered

Applications are invited for KVPY FELLOWSHIPS for school and college students interested in research careers

The Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, offers attractive fellowships (Rs.4000 to Rs.7000 p.m.) and contingency grants (equivalent of four months fellowships per annum) to students studying in XI standard to B.Sc./B.S./ Integrated M.Sc., and I/ II year of B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Arch/ MBBS. Selection to the program takes into account academic excellence and demonstrated interest in research. Selection is open to Indian nationals studying in India.

Eligibility

BASIC SCIENCES
• Stream SA : Students enrolled in the XI Standard (Science subjects) during the academic year 2010 - 2011 and have secured a minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ST)marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board Examination.

• Stream SB+2 (SX): Students enrolled in class 12 (+2) during the academic year 2010 - 2011 and aspiring to join undergraduate program in Basic Sciences (B.Sc. / B.S./ Int. M.Sc.) for the session 2011 - 2012 provided they secured a minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ ST) marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X standard Board Examination.

• Stream SB : Students enrolled in 1st year B.Sc. /B.S./ Int. M.Sc. during the academic year 2010 - 2011 and have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects in the XII Standard Board Examination.

• Stream SP (Basic Sciences)*: Students enrolled in XI/XII standard, I/II year (B.Sc./ B.S./ Int. M.Sc.) in Basic Sciences and I/II year B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. during the academic year 2010 - 2011 and have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC / ST) marks in aggregate in the X & XII Standard Board Examinations. Students enrolled in the II year B.Sc./ B.S./ Int. M.Sc./ B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Arch. program must have secured a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST) marks in the year examination. A hard copy of an original and creative science based research project must be submitted along with the application.

*Engineering students may also apply for the stream SP Basic Sciences

MEDICINE

• Stream SP (Medicine) : Students enrolled in I/II professional year of the MBBS program during the academic year 2010 -2011 and have secured 75% (65% for SC! ST) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects in the XII Standard Board Examination. Students enrolled in the II professional year of the MBBS program must have secured 60% (50% for SC/ ST) marks in the 1st year examination. A hard copy of an original and creative Bio-Medical project must be submitted along with the application.

How To Apply

Each Stream has its own application form. Students who wish to apply for more than one stream should submit separate applications.

• Applicants may apply either by Hard copy or Online. (http://www.kvpy.org.in

• Application forms may be downloaded from the KVPY Website. Those who are unable to do so, may request for a Hard copy.

• A hard copy of the application form can be obtained from KVPY on request by remitting a processing fee of Rs. 200/- (Rs.100/- for SC/ ST) at any core banking branches of STATE BANK OF INDIA, to the credit of Administrative Executive, KVPY A/c. No. 10270577392. The "pay-in-slip" should be sent along with the request clearly indicating the stream (i.e., SA, SB+2 (SX), SB, SP).

• SC / ST candidates should provide a copy of the caste certificate
issued by a competent authority in the prescribed proforma.

• The completed application form along with the following should reach KVPY on or before 10.09.2010.

a) Caste certificate in the case of SC/ ST candidates

b). A copy of the project report in the case of Stream SP

c) Original pay-in slip of Rs.200/- (Rs. 100/- for SC/ ST)

d) Copy of the marks statement of the qualifying examination
for Stream SP only

Contact Details

Website: www.kvpy.org.in

Note

Last date for receipt of request for Application Form:

By Post: 1st September, 2010

In Person at KVPY: 9th September, 2010

Last date for closing Online Application Form: 9th September, 2010

Aptitude Test for Stream SA / SB and SB+2 (SX): 31st October, 2010

Application Forms Now Available


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