Full Bright -Nehru Masters Fellowships for Indian Students

Applications are invited from outstanding Indian candidates for the Full Bright Nehru Masters Fellowships 2012 . This resource briefly provides information regarding the scholarship , who is eligible for scholarship, criteria for scholarship.

Eligibility for Scholarship

1) have completed an equivalent of a US bachelor's degree from a recognized Indian university with at least 55% marks. Applicants should either possess a four-year bachelor's degree or a completed master's degree, if the bachelor's degree is of less than four years' duration;

2) Have at least three years' full time (paid or voluntary) professional or work experience relevant to their proposed field of study;

3) Demonstrate experience in leadership and community service;

4) should not have another degree from a US university or be enrolled in a US degree program; and preferably be in the age group of 25-30 years.

Benefits of Scholarship :

1) J-1 visa support

2) Round-trip economy class air travel from fellow's home city to the host institution in the US

3) Funding for tuition and fees*, living and related costs; and

4) Accident and sickness coverage per US Government guidelines.

How to apply

All applications should be computer generated. Handwritten or typed applications will be rejected. Applications should be submitted to USIEF to masters@usief.org.in.

Fields of Study

1) Arts and Culture

2) Communication and Studies

3) Conflict Resolution

4) Economics

5) Environment

6) Public Administration

7) Urban and Regional Planning

8) Woman's Studies

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