IUSSTF-American Physical Society Fellowship - Iusstf
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IUSSTF - American Physical Society Fellowship
The Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) sponsors and American Physical Society (APS) administers the exchange of physicists, physics Ph.D. students, and postdocs between India and the United States. The IUSSTF-American Physical Society Fellowship Program provides travel funds to selected applicants. Indian applicants must be affiliated with and working at an Indian institution at the time of application. Similarly, U.S. applicants must be affiliated with and working at a U.S. institution at the time of application. The program is envisaged to: 1. Craft new linkages between U.S. and Indian institutions through individuals who have had no prior professional experience in the other country. 2. Create lasting partnerships and ongoing plans for follow-up activities between two researchers among both the countries. 3. Impact future career directions, especially in building leadership skills through this cultural and scientific exchange opportunity.
Support physicists to provide a short course / lecture series at a U.S. or Indian institution. A joint proposal is invited from visiting scientist and the host institution to deliver a short course / lecture series.
Grant up to USD 4,000 is provided for travel expenses associated with the visitation.
Ph.D. Student & Postdoc Visitation Program:
Support Ph.D. students and postdocs who wish to pursue opportunities in physics. Visitations may include travel grant to attend a Short Course, or summer institute; Visit with a professor in his/her field of study. Work temporarily in a laboratory or undertake another opportunity that the applicant and host believe is worthy of support.
Grand up to USD 3,000 is provided for travel expenses associated with the visitation.
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
The Ohio State University
National Centre for Biological Sciences
University of Kentucky
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
California State University, Northridge
Indian Institute of Astrophysics
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
University of Cincinnati
University of Texas at Austin
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Indian Institute of Science
Guidelines - ASP - IUSSTF Professorship Guidelines
Guidelines - APS - IUSSTF Student Postcode Program