Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship
Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) has announced the official notification for Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship 2020. Interested candidates may check out the details given below:
Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) will award Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowships to outstanding engineers to recognize, encourage and support translational research by individuals to achieve excellence in engineering, innovation and technology development.
All areas of engineering, innovation and technology are covered by this fellowship.
The scheme is applicable to Indian nationals working in India in various capacities of the engineering profession in public-funded institutions.
The applicant should possess adequate professional qualification and hold at least a bachelor’s degree
This applicant should have a minimum of five (5) years of service left in the parent organization as on the date of the award.
The applicant should not be holding any other fellowship and in the event of selection, he/she will have to opt for only one of the fellowships.
The duration of the fellowship will be initially for three years, extendable by upto two more years depending on the performance.
Nature of Support
- The fellowship amount is Rs. 25,000 per month in addition to regular income.
- A Research Grant of Rs.15.00 lakh per annum
- An Overhead of Rs.1.00 lakh per annum to the host institute.
- The fellowship is taxable as per the IT rule of the Government of India.
Commercialized or deployable technology; pilot-scale or field trial worthy technology; patent (filed/ sold/ commercialized); working model or prototype for demonstration and trial.
The nominations can be sent by the Heads of the Institutions/ organizations, Presidents/ fellows of National science/ engineering academies, SS Bhatnagar Awardees and JC Bose awardees.
Selection of Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellows will be made by a Search -Cum-Selection Expert Committee specially constituted for the purpose, as per the broad guidelines of the fellowship
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