Applications called for Fulbright-Nehru-CII fellowships


United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) promotes educational exchange programme in United States. It is one of the educational initiatives in India. It is a global Fulbright Program operating in more than 155 countries and awards over 8,000 grants to US and foreign nationals annually. United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has invited applications for the Fulbright-Nehru-CII Fellowships for Leadership in Management for the academic year 2014-2015.

The fellowship envisages the following benefits.

  • J-1 visa support
  • Round-trip economy class air ticket between the executive’s home town/city of work in India and Pittsburgh
  • Tuition fees
  • Maintenance allowance in the US
  • Settling-in allowance
  • Accident and sickness coverage per US Government guidelines

For applying the programme, the applicant should:

  • Be a responsible Indian citizen who can contribute to a full and fair picture of the culture and civilization of India, and thereby help to promote understanding and friendship between the peoples of the United States of America and India;
  • Have a graduate degree;
  • Have at least five years of managerial experience in an industry;
  • Be in good health;
  • Be present in India at the time of submitting the application and interview. If you will be abroad, please keep us informed;
  • Not residing in the United States;
  • Not be applying for or holding permanent residence (green card) in the United States;
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have not had extensive recent US experience;
  • Give an undertaking to return to India on the completion of the fellowship; and
  • Produce an undertaking from the employer that it would be willing to bear 50% of the total cost. Applications without this undertaking will not be considered.

How to Apply:
Application Form can be downloaded from the link:
Confidential Letter of Reference can be downloaded from the link:
Applications, along with your curriculum vitae; photocopies of certificates/mark-sheets must be submitted to Ms. Amarpreet Kaur or to Dr. Sudarsan Dash at the above address by 15th November 2013.
For details, visit


Success Mantra

university news
upcoming events
campus placement
Upcoming Events