03-10-2015, 05:21 PM
The Educational Foundation of the United States and India (USIEF) has announced the opening of its annual competition for Fulbright-Nehru and other Fulbright scholarships.
These exchanges over the years, helped gather the people of India and the United States closer.
The Fulbright program offers opportunities that enrich the US academic research, colleagues, and professional teaching skills.
The bilateral agreement of American Fulbright-India has resulted in a significant increase in the number of grants awarded each year.
"He attended school in the US greatly broadened my horizons, both personal and academic. He was introduced to many new perspectives, gave the opportunity to study new subjects and was able to immerse myself in the local culture. The connections I do as a Fulbright exbecària mean that I have a strong network to get to work and participate in various issues. "" It Hingorani, 2013 Master Fulbright-Nehru Fellow at Columbia University.
"It was a life changing experience both professionally and personally. I have benefited from seeing the professional ethics of the people here in the US, and how the dynamics within the classroom are significantly different from what they have been used for the India, "added Cherrie Lalnunziri Chhangte and 2013 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Stanford University Fulbright-Nehru.
USIEF alumni have demonstrated leadership ability in all areas, including agriculture, arts, business, education, the environment, humanities and social sciences, public health and science and technology.
The outstanding Indian students, academics, teachers, policy planners, administrators and professionals are encouraged to apply.
USIEF India aims to provide applicants of approximately 90 scholarships Fulbright-Nehru in 2016.
Details are posted on the communion USIEF website http://www.usief.org.in.
Periods beginning July 1, 2015. Applicants may also contact the Office of USIEF New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai for more information.