RAVI SANKARAN INLAKS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

The Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation supports biodiversity conservation in the areas of field biology, ecology and conservation through the Ravi Sankaran Inlaks Fellowship Programme.

Dr. Ravi Sankaran (Oct 4, 1963 – Jan 17, 2009) was an ornithologist who dedicated his life to biodiversity conservation throughout India, as a researcher, teacher, mentor, and finally, Director of the Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology & Natural History. He was a tremendous source of inspiration to colleagues and students, and a prominent figure in the field of wildlife conservation in India.

About the Fellowship:

The program provides funding for the following activities:

  • Study in a Master’s degree at an institution abroad
  • An internship with an institution abroad
  • A short research or implementation project within India

website: http://www.ravisankaran.org/