Bulletin Board: scholarships, fellowships and contests

Bulletin Board: scholarships, fellowships and contests


Design the future

Analog Devices is announcing the opening of registrations for Anveshan 2019. The central theme for Anveshan 2019 is ‘Design the Future’. Selected projects will be funded, and students guided for a development duration of approximately six to nine months. For more information and to register, visit www.analog.com/anveshan.html. 


Incubator programme

Acharya Institute in association with InQ Innovation offers incubator programmes to the startups. The registration for the programme will be open till October 25, 2018. To register, log on to www.box.acharya.ac.in.


Teach for India

Applications to the 2019-2021 Teach For India Fellowship programme are now open. Log on to www.apply.teachforindia.org to submit your application. The last date to submit the applications is October 21, 2018.


Operations internship

Startups Club, a community for early-stage entrepreneurs, is hiring an intern for Operations (B2B) profile in Bengaluru. Students with relevant skills can apply by October 15, 2018. The stipend is Rs 15,000-20,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-303.


Marketing internship 

Titan is hiring interns for Marketing profile in Bengaluru. Students with relevant skills and interests can apply by October 14. The stipend is Rs 10,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-304.


Mobile app development 

Fabgrad, an ed-tech startup, is hiring an intern for the Mobile App Development profile in Bengaluru. Students proficient in Android can apply by October 15, 2018. The stipend is Rs 3,000-8,000 per week. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-305.


Teaching internship 

Curieo, an ed-tech startup, is hiring interns for Teaching (English) profile in Bengaluru. Students having knowledge of MS-Office, Kannada, English Proficiency (spoken & written) can apply by November 1. The stipend is Rs 8,000 per month. Apply at: http://bit.ly/DH-306


Design innovation

Seniority and the Indian School of Design and Innovation announce the launch of ‘DISC - Design Innovations for Senior Care’. The submission deadline is December 31, 2018. For more details, visit www.disc.org.in.


Ethical hacking contest

Entries are open for Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham’s national ethical hacking contest for students. Called Amrita InCTF, the cybersecurity talent-hunt competition exposes students to computer security, secure coding practices and the implications of not adhering to them. While Amrita InCTF is meant for college students, Amrita InCTFj (India Capture the Flag Junior) is an innovative learn-hack-win challenge for school students from 8th to 12th standard.

For free online registration, college students can visit www.inctf.in before November 5. School students can apply online at junior.inctf.in before October 5, 2018. Support is also available via WhatsApp on 8129426557.


Primary Olympiad

The Primary Olympiad for students from Class 1 to 5 will be held across the country on December 1, 2018. The last date to register through online mode or in person is October 15, 2018. For more details, log on to www.leapahead.primaryolympiad.com.


Music fellowship

The Sanskriti Foundation invites applications for Madhobi Chatterji Memorial Fellowship 2018-19 from young performing artistes from any genre of Indian classical music (vocal or instrumental). The last date to submit applications is December 31, 2018. For details, log on to https://bit.ly/2z2AWxO.


Global Energy Management

Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow is inviting applications for MSc in Global Energy Management (GEM) course starting in September 2019. For further information, email sbs.admissions@strath.ac.uk; or log on to https://bit.ly/2Qq5K4C


Scholarship scheme

AICTE invites online applications for the grant of Pragati/Saksham Scholarship scheme for the batch 2018-19. The last date to apply is October 10, 2018. For details, log on to www.aicte-pragati-saksham-gov.in.



NITI Aayog, Government of India invites students pursuing undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate degrees or those who are enrolled as research scholars in recognised universities or institutions to apply for internships. The internship period shall be at least six weeks but not exceeding three months. For more details, log on to www.bit.ly/2zNOhO7.



One lakh scholarships at Rs 6,000 per annum (Rs 500 per month) are awarded to selected students of class IX and their continuation/renewal in classes X to XII for study in state government, government-aided and local body schools under the scheme. For details, log on to www.scholarships.gov.in.


SE course

Registrations are open for a course on social entrepreneurship at BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru. The course is scheduled from November 13 to November 18. For details, log on to https://bit.ly/2O2QxK2. To register, www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in.


IB diploma scholarship

Trio World Academy announces scholarships to deserving students pursuing the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP), a two-year training programme that provides an internationally accepted qualification for pursuing higher education abroad. The date of the scholarship test is October 6, 2018. For further details, contact 080 40611222.


Certificate programme

Certificate in Child and Adolescent Development, a practical part-time programme with individual mentoring, offered by Banjara Academy, is open to all. The programme begins on October 6, 2018. For more details, contact 8861792260 or www.banjaraacademy.org.


GREAT scholarships

British Council India has announced up to 67 full tuition fee GREAT Education scholarships for the 2019 academic year in partnership with 25 UK universities. The last date to submit the applications is November 30, 2018. For details, log on to https://bit.ly/2QXyh2y.


MSc Agricultural Technologies

The University of Sheffield, UK is inviting applications for MSc Sustainable Agricultural Technologies course starting in September 2019. For further information, email aps.pgadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk or log on to https://bit.ly/2Q7868w.


IIM programme

Registrations are open for a programme on creating successful new products at Indian Institute of Management from January 17-19, 2018. The last date to register is  January 7. For more details, email openpro@iimb.ac.in or log on to bit.ly/2NZsTOB. 


PhD fellowships

Applications are invited for start-early PhD fellowship for BTech Students at IIT Gandhinagar. The last date to apply is October 5, 2018. For more details, log on to www.iitgn.ac.in/phd_fellowship.htm.



J E Dastur Memorial Government Law College, Mumbai invites applications for short fiction essay writing competition 2018-19. The word limit is 1500 to 3500 words. The deadline for entries is November 2, 2018. For details, email melawnge@glcmumbai.com.


Scholarship for students

Applications are invited for PM Scholarship 2018 for Railway Protection Force Wards for Class 12, diploma or graduation students. The last date to apply is October 15. For details, log on to www.scholarships.gov.in.