Scholarships & Fellowships
IISc Young Science Fellowship Programme (YSFP)
Description: Indian Institute of Science, (IISc) Bangalore invites applications from rank holders (within top 20 ranks or equivalent) in the 12th Standard / PUC Examination who wish to pursue studies / research in Science / Mathematics. Eligibility Criteria:
Student must have passed PUC / 12th Standard or equivalent examination in the current year and must be a topper (top 20 ranks or equivalent) in the Board / University. In cases where ranks are not declared like CBSE/ICSE, he/she must have obtained a high level of distinction of the Board or be within the top 1% of the students taking the examination. In the absence of this data, suitable criterion will be evolved by IISc.

Student must have studied Mathematics as one of the subjects at +2 level.

Student must have joined B. Sc/Integrated M. Sc programme in any branch of Science at any College /University in India. Note:Candidates studying Bachelor degree in Veternery/ Engineering / Dental / Medicine/ Pharmacy are not eligible for this Fellowship. Summer Contact Programme:
The Fellowship holders will be invited during May-June every year for 2 years, starting from 2006 onwards, to spend one month at IISc and interact with the faculty of IISc. In the Summer Programme, there will be organized lectures, problem solving sessions, visits to labs and visits to other academic institutions. The participants are expected to stay on campus at IISc.For more information visit:
Contact: Indian Institute of Science, (IISc)
Bangalore, 560 012, India
Source: IISC