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Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarships for BIOTECHNOLOGY / CHEMICAL Doctoral Studies

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarships:

ABOUT JNMF scholarships –


The scholarships are to the students who come under the following categories

  1. Indian Nationals for Ph.D. studies in India
  2. Nationals of other Asian countries for Ph.D. studies in India

Areas of Specialization / Subject:

A candidate may apply for this scholarship in any one of the following area of specialization.

  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Computer Sciences
  • Engineering Sciences
  • Economics
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Comparative Studies in Religion and Culture
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Indian History & Civilisation
  • Sociology
  • Physical Sciences
  • Studies on Jawaharlal Nehru



At the time of application for scholarship the student should

Hold a 1st Class Post-graduate degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate.

Already be admitted / registered for Ph.D. degree with a recognized University / Institution in India.

Those candidates, who have applied for registration and have not yet been registered in any college or university at the time of submission of application, are not eligible to apply.

Be below 35 years of age at the time of applying.

Be a full-time Ph.D. Scholar.

Have valid GATE/ CSIR NET Score


Duration of Scholarship 

Upto 2 years.


Value of Scholarship for both categories

Maintenance allowance including Tuition fee – Rs.12,000 per month.

Annual contingent expenses purchase of books, stationery,  study tours within India, , etc. – Rs. 15,000 per annum.

The Application form for Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarships Doctoral Studies is available below.

JNMF Scholarship-application-download

How to apply?

Completed application form with all the necessary enclosures should reach the below address during April and May

Administrative Secretary,

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund,

Teen Murti House,

New Delhi-110 011


  • A passport size photo of the applicant to be pasted on the form.
  • University Doctoral Monitoring Committee’s report or Supervisor/Guide’s report.
  • A synopsis of not more than 1500 words or about 3 pages of 1.5 spaced text.
  • Postal Order/Demand Draft for Rs.100.


Candidates will be called for an interview & the selection committee’s decision for interview or selection of the candidate will be final and no representation in this regard will be entertained.


Incomplete forms / unsigned forms are liable to be rejected.

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