Global Exchange Lecture Course

European Molecular Biology Organization

Molecular and Evolutionary

Genetics of Malaria






21 Nov - 4 Dec| 2010 | New Delhi | India



Apply Online : CLOSED

Registration Deadline: 20 October, 2010

Selected Candidates will be informed by: 25 October, 2010

Last date of receipt of registration fees: 30 October 2010


Altogether 40 participants will be selected to attend the course.

Please read the information below BEFORE applying online:


Who Can Apply:
The course is open to students at the advanced stages of Ph. D./young post-docs / junior faculties working in different Universities and  Institutions in INDIA only. Young scientists from industry are also encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants who are interested in population and evolutionary genomics in general and in applying these techniques in malaria or other vector-borne infectious diseases, in particular.

All communications from the course secretariat will be through email.  Thus, applicants are advised to check if they provide correct email address.  Please mention ONLY ONE email address; no communication will be made to a single applicant through multiple email addresses.  Please also provide your mobile numbers for immediate correspondence in case needed.

All participants will have to present their ongoing work by displaying posters during the course and delivering a 10-minute talk at the end of the course on their understanding on the molecular and evolutionary genetics of malaria.

Registration fee:
The registration fee (non-refundable) for participating in the Lecture Course is Indian Rupee (INR) 1,000 for academic participants and INR 30,000 for participants from industries. 


All selected applicants should send the registration fee in the form of demand draft favoring “Director NIMR” payable at ‘Delhi’.  Final confirmation of participation will ONLY be sent after receipt of the fees from selected applicants.

Travel support and local hospitality:
The registration fee covers accommodation (twin-share basis), food and local hospitality in New Delhi for the entire course duration.  Depending on the fund availability, partial/full travel support (limited to III-tire A/C from the closest railway station of the participants to New Delhi), will be provided to participants.  Please indicate in the application, if you need full/partial travel support. Each successful applicant will be intimated on the decision on the kind of travel support (full/partial) with the letter of selection.

How to apply:
Please apply online with your CV and a short paragraph (statement of purpose) describing why you consider this Course to be valuable for your future career.  The short paragraph should be limited to 500 words.

Once logged in,  go to:
'My Profile' - to enter your personal data and statement of purpose
'My Submissions' - to enter and upload your CV

Please support your application with two letters of recommendation from your mentors.  Soon after the successful online submission, send these two letters as scanned e-mail attachments to:, with a subject


Online applications without two letters of recommendations will NOT be considered.






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