Fellowship programme

ICCR awards Junior and Senior Research Fellowships to international scholars specializing in Indian studies in the fields of culture and social sciences. Under this programme, the selected Fellow is affiliated, on the basis of mutual consent, to an academic institution in India. Senior fellowships are given to eminent scholars with proven academic credentials, and an established body of published works while junior fellowships are meant for young research scholars wishing to do post-doctoral research on relevant topics.

Academics from various countries such as New Zealand, Hungary, Bulgaria, Italy, Germany, South Africa, Australia, Mongolia, Iran, Zambia, Greece, Vietnam, Ireland, Myanmar, Nepal, Fiji, Uzbekistan, Netherlands, Iran, Mexico, Japan and Kazakhastan have availed themselves of this offer in the recent past.
Applications should be made in the prescribed format and routed through the Indian Mission/Post in whose jurisdiction the applicant resides.

The terms and conditions for these Fellowships can be seen here. PDF file that opens in new window. To know how to open PDF file refer Help section located at bottom of the site. (18.3 KB)
Click here for Part 1 of the Form. PDF file that opens in new window. To know how to open PDF file refer Help section located at bottom of the site. (354 KB)
And here for Part 2 of the Form. PDF file that opens in new window. To know how to open PDF file refer Help section located at bottom of the site. (220 KB)
Click here to see the list of Fellowships awarded in 2012-2014. PDF file that opens in new window. To know how to open PDF file refer Help section located at bottom of the site. (187 KB)