Call for Applications for ICMR-DHR International Fellowships for the Year 2022. ICMR-DHR International Fellowships 2022 | Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) | Department of Health Research (DHR).
One of the major mandates of ICMR and DHR is to augment capacity strengthening of Indian scientists. This ICMR-DHR international fellowship programme is intended to create a pool of talented health research personnel by facilitating advanced training and exposure to the latest advancements in knowledge through interaction with the international scientists in emerging areas of clinical/medicine/health sciences.
About Department of Health Research (DHR)
Department of Health Research (DHR) was created as a separate Department within the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare by an amendment to the Government of India (Allocation of Business) Rules, 1961 on 17th Sept, 2007. The Department became functional from November 2008 with the appointment of first Secretary of the Department.
The aim of the DHR is to bring modern health technologies to the people through research and innovations related to diagnosis, treatment methods and vaccines for prevention; to translate them into products and processes and, in synergy with concerned organizations, introduce these innovations into public health system.
I. Short Term International Fellowships for Senior Indian Biomedical Scientists
Duration of Fellowships: Two weeks to 3 months
Number of Fellowships: Twenty five (25) fellowships per year
Age limit: Below 57 years as on last date of receipt of application
II. Long Term International Fellowships for Young Indian Biomedical Scientists
Duration of Fellowships: 6 to 12 months
Number of Fellowships: Forty (40) fellowships per year
Age limit: Below 45 years as on last date of receipt of application
Applications should be submitted online through the website portal of ICMR/DHR: www.icmr.nic.in; www.dhr.gov.in. Details of the eligibility, format of application, terms and conditions, and guidelines of the programme are available on ICMR and DHR websites. Click here to Apply: https://intfel.icmr.org.in/ihd/
Last date of receipt of applications: 15th May, 2022
*The selected Fellows will only be permitted to undertake the foreign visit to avail fellowship, subject to the GoI guidelines and necessary clearance on international travel in the near future.