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Applications are invited from Indian nationals onplain paper in the format given below for the award of about four Israel Government Scholarship tenable from October 2005 to study at an Israeli University or any Institution of higher education in Israel.These scholarships, are for research/specialization for 8 months.These scholarships would be available for studies in the following subjects :

I. Comparative Study (With specific reference to Judaism)

II. Middle East Studies

III. Hebrew language and literature

IV. History of the Jewish people

V. International relations

VI. Agriculture

2. Age: Candidate should be less than 35 years as on 30.09.2005

3. Qualification : (I) For the research/specialization studies, a Masters degree with 60% or more marks alongwith 2 years experience as on 02.01.2004 for the subject of Agriculture ; Masters degree with 55% or more marks for the remaining subjects. Proof of English or Hebrew language knowledge is must. The applicant should meet the academic requirements of the israeli University that he/she applies to

4. Value of Scholarship:

* Terms and conditions of the Scholarship will change every year according to the yearly budget.

* The Scholarship could be partial, or in rare cases full.

Partial scholarship will include health insurance and tution fees OR Monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only). Full Scholaship will include tution fees a monthly allowance and health insurance.

* Accommodation, transportation and travel arrangements to and from Israel are the applicant's responsibility.

* Scholarships will be granted only in universities and programs approved by the ministry.

* Scholarships for Urban languages studies will be granted in the Ulpan chosen by the Ministry only.

5. Submission of application : Application should include following:

i) Duly filled application form.

ii) Detailed letter describing the field the applicant intends to study in Israel, specifying the University he/she wishes to attend.

iii) Curriculam Vitae

iv) Copies of letters exchanged with Israeli universities of the Israeli supervisor ( in the Case of research or Post Doctorate).

v) Official original academic records (or notarized copies) of all relevant studies and test scores, diplomas atesting the completion of an academic degree; including a transcript of the student's records.

vi) At least two(2) letters of recommendation from lectures/professors who taught the candidates.

vii) Attested Photocopies of all degree/certificates including the certificate indicating date of birth.

7. Last date for submission of application : Application on plan paper (as per format given below) alongwith the required photocopies of documents with a recent passport size photograph pasted on the application should reach the Section Officer, ES.3Section,Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Secondary & Higher Education, A.I/W.3, Curzon Road Barracks, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi - 110 001 latest by 5.30 PM on 25.11.2004. Application received after 25.11.2004 will not be entertained. ( Application can also be submitted online at the Department website by 25.11.2004 . Post copies, in case of online application should reach by 29.11.2004