ICSSR invites applications from Indian Social Scientists/Research Organisations for research proposals under its Research Programme / Projects scheme

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ICSSR invites applications from Indian Social Scientists/Research Organisations for novel and path-breaking research proposals (areas unexplored) under its Research Programme / Projects scheme

The study proposal should belong to a social science discipline.

Details about eligibility/terms and conditions etc can be accessed and downloaded as under:

Research Programme/ Major & Minor Research Projects

Application format (Click to view and download)

Guidelines (Click to view and download)

Last date for accepting applications for research proposal is extended till March 31, 2019

Applicants are required to submit the following in hard copy in prescribed format must be sent to: In-charge, RP Division, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067 before the last date mentioned in the advertisement. 

  1. Application form in prescribed format
  2. Research Proposal along-with summary
  3. Forwarding letter from the University/Institute of Affiliation (will be required to submit at the time of interaction)
  4. CV of all Researchers (PD and Co-PDs) with their signature and consent in writing (Brief CVs, not more than four pages each).

Note:  Scholar is permitted to apply for two schemes. But, in case of selection, the candidate in consultation with the ICSSR will take up only one study.


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