Scholarship

There are many international scholarship and fellowship programs currently available for Nepali citizens. This session will focus on their role in helping education and research of Nepali scholars.
Coordinator: Dr Nabin Aryal,

Aarhus University, Denmark

 

Program Schedule

Focussed Session 2, 3: Returnee Professionals, Scholarship and Research Funding
14 October, 13:50-19:10, Madhavi Hall
Session A: Returnee Professionals, Opportunities Seen and Challenges Faced in Nepal, Moderator: Dr. Devi B Basnet
SpeakerTopicInstituteEmail
SpeakerNarayan Adhikari, ProfExperience of establishing a world-class research laboratory in Nepal - How diaspora can contributeCentral Departmnet of Physics, Tribhuvan Univesrity, Germany Returneenpadhikari@gmail.com
SpeakerPrajwal Rajbhandari, MrOpportunity and challenges faced by Nepali researchers and scientists to kickstart and run a research institute in NepalResearch Institute for Bioscience & Biotechnologyprajjwalrajbhandari@ribb.org.np
SpeakerRabindra Dhakal, Dr The knowledge and skill transfer using different appropriate technologies to the communities and academic sectors: Scope for global networkingNepal Academy of Science and Technology, Nepal, Japan Returneedhakalrabindra3@gmail.com
SpeakerMerina RanjitTBACOO, Chaudhary Foundation, Returnee NSUmerina.ranjit@gmail.com
SpeakerPratik Adhikari, Dr Migration for development: Skill transfer, employability and entrepreneurship of returnee labour migrants in NepalManmohan Memorial Institute of Health Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepaladpratik30@gmail.com
SpeakerMohan Shrestha, MrTransferring skills learned in Middle East to NepalPresident, Mayur Yatayat Pvt. Ltd.mayuryatayatktm@gmail.com
SpeakerBinod Ghimire, MrBringing farming skills from Israel to NepalReturnee farmer from Israelbnodghimire@yahoo.com
Pasma Dahal JHA, Mrs Knowledge exchange between Germany and NepalDeutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbHpasma.jha@giz.de
Discussion and Q&A
Session B: Scholarship and Research Funding, Moderator: Dr. Nabin Dahal/Dr Hari Dahal
SpeakerTopicInstitute
SpeakerRewati Prasad Parajuli, MrOverview of overseas scholarships and fellowships program Under Secretary, Scholarship Section, Ministry of Education, Nepalrewati.parajuli@gmail.com
SpeakerDeepak Kumar Khadka, DrProspecting research funding in higher education of NepalUniversity Grant Commissiondk.khadka@ugcnepal.edu.np
SpeakerRamila Raut, MrsResearch funding opportunities offered by NASTNepal Academy of Science and Technology edic@nast.gov.np
SpeakerKabita Thapa, Ms DAAD fellowship for academic exchange between Germany and NepalRepresentative from German embassy Nepalku-10@kath.diplo.de
SpeakerSunita GurungAustralian scholarship and fellowshipAustralian Embassy, NepalSunita.Gurung@dfat.gov.au
SpeakerRanjan Prakash Shrestha, MrErasmus Mundus program, European Union Nepal mission European UnionRanjan.SHRESTHA@eeas.europa.eu
SpeakerSaurav Dhakal, MrNetherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) for developing country Netherlands embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal saurav@storycycle.com
SpeakerKishor Shakya, MrActivities of AIT AlumniAIT Alumni in Kathmandu, Nepaliptmnepal@gmail.com
SpeakerNahendra Pradhan, MrActivities of Russian AlumniRussian Alumni, Kathmandu, Nepalnahendrapradhan@yahoo.com
SpeakerUmed PunActivities of Nepal JSPS AssociationNepal JSPS Alumni Association (NJAA) umedpun@gmail.com
Discussion and Q&A
Poster