Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute announces the following programmes for the year 2018-19: 1. Shastri Institutional Collaborative Research Grant (SICRG) 2. Shastri Mobility Programme (SMP) 3. Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 4. Shastri Programme Development Grant (SPDG) 5. Shastri Publication Grant (SPG) 6. Shastri Membership Development Grant (SMDG) 7. Global Initiative for Academic Network (GIAN)/Faculty-In-Residence Programme (FIR) (Open for Non-members also) 8. Shastri Scholar Travel Subsidy Grant (SSTSG) 9. Shastri Student Internship Project (SSIP) 10. SICI Membership Development Fund (SMDF) Applications from all domains of studies like Social Sciences and Humanities, Arts, Commerce & Management and STEM subjects are accepted. However, applications are encouraged in the focus areas of SICI and *priority areas of MHRD, Govt. of India i.e. Food Security and Sustainable Development, Energy, Environmental Science and Climate Change, Agricultural Science & Technology, Health Care Sciences, Nursing, Marine Sciences and Ocean Studies, Information & Communication Technology, Sustainable Habitat, Nano-technology Hardware, Water Resources & River Systems, Advanced Materials, Manufacturing, Security & Defense, Gender, Bi-lateral Trade and Investment, Securing Future of Children and Youth, Higher Education, Teacher Education and Training. Please note that for purposes of all SICI granting programs, ‘research’ shall be deemed to include creative activity conducted within the structures and programs of a member institution. In case of any query or difficulty in submission of applications at Grant Management System (GMS), scholars can contact the following officials: - For Programmes - SICRG, SMP, SRSF,SPDG, SPG, SMDG (No.1-6) - Ms. Reshma Rana Verma at email@example.com - For FIR/GIAN (No. 7) - Ms. Anju Taneja at firstname.lastname@example.org - For SSTSG, SSIP and SMDF (No. 8-10) - Ms. Mahmuda Aldeen at email@example.com. Application for SSIP and SMDF are accepted directly through email at firstname.lastname@example.org and not through GMS.