The S.N. Bose Scholars Program USA is envisaged to:

• Encourage and motivate students to take up research as a career
• Bring talented American students to research laboratories in India to build a deeper appreciation of the culture of innovation and long-standing tradition of scientific enquiry in India
• Pave the way for the next generation of pioneers and innovators in science and technology to interact with each other
• Build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations cutting across boundaries around the globe


• US Citizens/Permanent Residents/Indian Citizens
• Students pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States
• Open to students from all disciplines of Science & Engineering
• Only those candidates who shall be completing their degree program on or after May 2014 are eligible to apply.

Scholarship Includes

• Stipend ($ Equivalent of INR 50,000)
• Airfare (up to $1,000)
• Placement at leading Universities and Research Laboratories in India
• Orientation in Dehli by the Fulbright/India program - the same orientation that is given to their own Fulbright scholars. Moreover, the Fulbright program will connect the US Bose scholars to their network of current and former scholars across India.

Application Form Information

Submission Deadline

January 15th, 2017


8-12 Weeks, Summer 2017 (Time is negotiable)

Program Information Contacts

Prof. Aseem Z. Ansari

Dr. Nishritha Bopana
​Indo-US Science and Technology Forum
Fulbright House,
12 Hailey Road, New Delhi - 110001