Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Announcement: Call for Applicants for “Young Scholar Grant” to attend 2017 NBER Summer Institute

Announcement: Call for Applicants for
“Young Scholar Grant” to attend 2017 NBER Summer Institute

Two young scholars (post doctorate/assistant professors) in economics or finance will be offered funding to attend the 2016 NBER Summer Institute. The intent is to enable promising young Indian researchers to interact with top researchers around the world and benefit from such exposure. For details see http://www.nber.org/summer-institute/. Each chosen candidate will attend the NBER Summer Institute for a period of two weeks.

A selection committee, set up by ICRIER, will identify the candidates. Airfares and logistics will be arranged by ICRIER. In addition, each candidate will get a stipend of $1500 to cover incidental expenses.

Interested candidates may please apply torkapil@icrier.res.in. The application should include the following:

The last date for submission of the application is February 20, 2017.

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