Israel Government Scholarships; Apply by March 29
Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Govt of India has invited applications for Israel Government Scholarships, 2021-22.
There are 2 scholarships for a duration of 8 months to be awarded to undertake research/specialization, from the universities which are approved by the Israeli Council for Higher Education and 2 short term (summer school) scholarships to be granted for the students seeking to study Hebrew.
Applications are invited for the following subjects: (i) Comparative Study of Religions (with specific reference to Judaism) (ii) Middle East Studies (iii) Hebrew language and literature (iv) History of the Jewish people (v) Agriculture (vi) Biology (vii) Biotechnology (viii) Economics (ix) Business Management (x) Mass Communication (ix) Environment Studies (xii) Chemistry
Eligibility: The applicant must have an Indian Citizenship, must be under the age of 35 as on 1st October 2021 and must hold a Bachelor Degree at least in the relevant field by 1 October 2021. Applicant should have letter of acceptance from the supervisor/Israeli University and must not have received any scholarship from the Israeli MEA in the past. Applications of candidates who are staying abroad will not be considered. Proof of English or Hebrew Language proficiency is a must.
The scholarship could be partial or full. Partial scholarship will cover Part of the tuition fees- if applied (50% up to a maximum of $6000 for tuition fees of $12000 and higher); Basic health insurance; Monthly allowance for one academic year ($850 total for 8 months only, from October until June). Full scholarship (will be provided only for Hebrew Language (summer school-Ulpan of 3.5 weeks) includes; Full Tuition fees; Dormitories; 3 Weeks’ Allowance; Basic health insurance.
Accommodation, transportation and travel arrangements, to and fro or in Israel, will have to be borne by the student.
The detailed Notification is available at https://www.education.gov.in/hi/scholarships
Application can be submitted online by 11.59 pm on 29 March 2021 as per the instructions in the Notification, at https://www.education.gov.in/hi/scholarships
Applicants are also required to send hard-copy of their application along with supporting documents to ‘The Under Secretary (Scholarships), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, 2nd Floor, Wing-6, West Block - 1, R. K. Puram, New Delhi- 110066’ to reach by 30 March 2021.