Smart Fellowships, ICGEB
Deadline:  30th August

Physical And Life Sciences
All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy),M.S. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

ICGEB offers Smart fellowships to the researchers of the ICGEB Member States to promote the exchange of knowledge, enhance skill development, acquire specific hands-on training in new technologies and increase cooperation in science and technology. ICGEB invites applications from candidates in any field in the Life Sciences.


  • The fellows will receive a stipend ranging from USD 800 to USD 1,500 per month according to local conditions in the receiving country and seniority of the applicant.
  • In addition to this, USD 500 monthly is paid directly as a bench fee to the receiving laboratory based on the recommendation of the ICGEB Fellowships Committee.


The completed application form should include the following documents attached:

  • Copy of passport, even if expired (only the page with personal details)
  • Applicant’s CV and publications list (in English)
  • Curriculum Vitae of the Head of the Receiving Laboratory and the complete list of publications (in English)


To be eligible, the applicant must:

  • Be a national of ICGEB Member States
  • Be either registered for a Ph.D. or have obtained their Ph.D. degree within the last 5 years or be a young scientist holding an MSc degree

Note: Young scientists at the beginning of their research career will be preferred for the fellowship.

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the fellowships:

Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read the guidelines before applying.
Step 2: Fill in all the required details such as personal and academic details, project title, fellowship duration, etc.
Step 3: Provide contact details of references.
Step 4: Attach the required documents and submit the form via email to