Indian Science and Research Fellowship Program | Sunday Observer

Indian Science and Research Fellowship Program

The Department of Science and Technology (DST) of the Ministry of Science and Technology, India, invites applications for the India Science and Research Fellowship Program (ISRF)

The program provides opportunities for researchers/scientists from partner country to undertake Research and Development work in Indian Universities and Research Institutions for 3-6 months in areas of science and technology. The DST will provide travel support, sustenance allowance and contingency grant under the program.

The interested applicant should be a permanent resident of Sri Lanka and should be actively engaged in a research/researches related to science and technology, including engineering and medical sciences at a University or research institution in the country. Applicants who possess Ph.D/ M. Tech/ M.Sc/ MBBS qualifications with 3 – 5 years research or teaching experience and below 45 years of age (as on 31st December 2019) are eligible to apply for the program. The prescribed application form for applying to ISRF Scheme can be downloaded from the CCSTDS website (, DST website ( Application forms with the attached documents should be forwarded to Himali W. K. Athaudage, Director (International Relations), Technology and Research Development Division, Ministry of Science Technology and Research, 3rd floor, Sethsiripaya, Phase 1, Battaramulla, or [email protected] by email on or before February 28.