Scholarships

UG: THE TATA SCHOLARSHIP AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY
The Tata Scholarship Fund will support approximately 20 scholars at any given time and will ensure that the very best Indian students have access to Cornell, regardless of their financial circumstances. The scholarship

Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships

The Fulbright-Nehru Master’s Fellowships are designed for outstanding Indians residing in India to pursue a master’s degree program at selected U.S. colleges and universities in the areas of Arts and Culture Management including Heritage Conservation and Museum Studies; Environmental Science/Studies;

Useful Links

For Indian students:
The following is a list of some of the relevant links that we think will be helpful for students. This list is simply a resource and is not an endorsement of the any kind, whatsoever. If you

Fellowships for Indian Citizens

Student awards to pursue a master’s degree or attend a U.S. university as a visiting student researcher
Scholars and teacher awards for academics, teachers and professionals to teach or conduct research in the U.S.
Professional development programs for university

Handling Letters of Recommendation

If you interact with students on a regular basis, whether through teaching or research activities, a time will come when a student will ask you for a letter of recommendation. What do you do?
First, when students ask for letter,

Resources

USIEF

www.usief.org.in

Official website of United States – India Educational Foundation. Provides information on various fellowship/scholarship opportunities for Indian scholars.
EducationUSA

www.educationusa.state.gov

Guide to U.S. higher education and practical information on studying and living in

Post-doctoral Studies

Given the emphasis on research in the U.S. higher education system, post-doctoral scholars (or post-docs, as they are commonly known on U.S. campuses) play an important role on U.S. campuses. In return for contributing to ongoing research in the department,

Short Term Study

Summer Programs
Short-term study programs may last for a summer, one month, one semester, or an entire academic year. These programs are great options for Indian students of all levels, as well as for working professionals who would like to

FAQs- Graduate Study

I don’t want to go to an agent, how can I find accurate information about U.S. study?
USIEF operates 4 EducationUSA advising centers in New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Kolkata. There are other EducationUSA centers in India where you can

Student Visas

Generally speaking, the process for Indian citizens to apply for a visa to study in the U.S. is straightforward, if you the necessary steps are completed in a timely and accurate manner. The U.S. Department of State and U.S. Embassy