The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) announce the Fulbright-Nehru-CII Fellowships for Leadership in Management for the academic year 2012-2013. Indian business managers, whose employers would be willing to bear 50% (USD 18,400) of the total cost (USD 36,800), may compete to attend a specially designed 10-week management program at the Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business, located in Pittsburgh,
Be a responsible Indian citizen who can contribute to a full and fair picture of the culture and civilization of India, and thereby help to promote understanding and friendship between the peoples of the United States of America and India; Have a graduate degree; Have at least five years of managerial experience in an industry; Preferably be 45 years of age or under; Be in good health; be present in India at the time of submitting the application and interview. If you will be abroad, please keep us informed; Not residing in the United States; Not be applying for or holding permanent residence (green card) in the United States; not have been in the U.S. during the past three years on a teaching, research, study or professional assignment for a continuous period of three months or more, at the time of submitting the application. In addition, you should not be in the U.S. for a period of three months or more on a teaching, research or professional assignment during the application cycle (November 2011 to May 2012); and Give an undertaking to return to India on the completion of the fellowship; Produce an undertaking from the employer that it would be willing to bear 50% of the total cost.