Indian Council of Historical Research is offering senior academic fellowships (SAF) for SC/ST/PWD candidates. Fellowships have a value of Rs. 40000/- p.m. with a contingency grant of Rs.40000/- p.a. The term of the Fellowship shall be for a maximum period of 2 years, extendable by 1 more year in special circumstances, if recommended by the Research Projects Committee. The application deadline is 15 June, 2015.
Study Subject(s): Fellowships are awarded in all research areas.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for undertaking research project.
Scholarship Provider: Indian Council of Historical Research, India
Award can be taken at: India
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Eligibility: Senior Fellowships are awarded to senior scholars who have done quality work and have publications in the form of books and papers in professional journals related to history to their credit.
Open for International Students: Indian applicants (SC/ST candidates) can apply for these Senior Academic Fellowships.
Description: Applications are invited from the SC/ST candidates in the prescribed form so as to reach the undersigned on or before 15.06.2015 for the award of Senior Academic Fellowships (SAF) of the value of Rs. 40000/- p.m. with a contingency grant of Rs.40000/- p.a.
Number of award(s): The number of Senior Academic Fellowships (SAF) vacant for the year 2014-2015 are 01 SC, 01 ST & 01 PWD only.
Duration of award(s): The term of the Fellowship shall be for a maximum period of 2 years, extendable by 1 more year in special circumstances, if recommended by the Research Projects Committee.
What does it cover? Senior Academic Fellowships (SAF) of the value of Rs. 40000/- p.m. with a contingency grant of Rs.40000/- p.a. Second class railway or bus fare will be paid by the shortest routes from Railway Station / Bus Stand nearest to their normal place of residence or from where they actually perform the journey, whichever is nearer to the venue of presentation. Travel fare will be paid to eligible candidates on production of ticket(s), provided the distance traveled is not less than 30 kms.
Selection Criteria: On the basis of the experts’ assessment (if recommended), selected candidates shall be required to make a presentation for half an hour on the proposed subject of research. The award of the Fellowship will be decided by a Committee of specialists, on the basis of the experts’ evaluation of the proposal and the presentation made by the candidate.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Eligible and interested scholars may apply along with self attested copies of the requisite documents mentioned in the checklist by post & electronically.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 June, 2015.