India has been the dialogue partner for ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) since 1992. In 2012, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary as a dialogue partner, India-ASEAN celebrated commemorative Summit. They declared enhancement of its relations to the strategic level. The Plan of Action of the ASEAN-INDIA PARTNERSHIP FOR PEACE, PROGRESS AND SHARED PROSPERITY (2016-2020). Further implements the goals and objectives of the ASEAN-India Partnership for Peace, Progress and Shared Prosperity on 30 November 2004 in Vientiane, Lao PDR. Also, the Vision Statement of the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit. Which was adopted by the Leaders of ASEAN and India on 20 December 2012 in New Delhi, India.
Moreover, Through the implementation of this Plan of Action, ASEAN and India will work towards supporting the ASEAN Community building and integration process, including the ASEAN Community’s Post-2015 Vision. Further, for a politically cohesive, economically integrated, socially responsible. Also, a truly people-oriented, people-centered and rules-based ASEAN, narrowing the development gap and enhancing ASEAN Connectivity. Both sides will also further promote cooperation in addressing common. Along with, emerging challenges and enhance coordination in another international forum on issues of common concern to contribute to overall peace, stability, and prosperity.
Full financial assistance will be to the selected Fellows which will include the following:
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Open to||All Nationalities|
|Organizer||Government of India, ASEAN-India|