SIF to award fellowships for the academic year 2017-18
For prescribed application forms, contact
Executive Secretary, Sakal India Foundation, Sakal Paper Office, 595, Budhwar Peth
Contact numbers: 020 - 24405895, 24405897, 24405894
Time: 10.30 am to 12.30 pm every day, except on Sundays and government holidays
Pune: Sakal India Foundation (SIF) will be awarding research fellowships and scholarships for academic year 2017-18.
They have instituted two research scholarships to workers independently engaged or registered for a Ph.D. degree with research in any discipline from colleges, universities and research institutes.
The request letter for the prescribed application form along with a stamped (Rs 10) self-addressed envelope can be submitted before January 20, 2018. The application form will be sent to the applicants by post immediately. The duly filled in application forms will be accepted by the foundation up to January 30.
The forms will also be available personally at the foundation office during office hours as well.After reviewing applications, selected scholars will be awarded the scholarship of Rs 40,000 for the first instance, extendable for one more year on showing satisfactory progress in the research project to the committee
Oka Research Fellowship
Two research fellowships have been instituted by the foundation in the name of late Group Captain Damodar Oka and his wife late Sudha Damodar Oka. The award is for research workers independently engaged or registered for a Ph.D degree with research in poultry science, health science especially in cardiac, diabetes or cancer and biotechnology.