ICSSR-NRCT Bilateral Programme Call for Applications for the year 2018

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The Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi and the National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT), Bangkok have a collaboration for research in the field of social science research. 

The ICSSR invites research proposals from Indian scholars (faculties from public funded research institutes/universities/colleges) engaged in social science research who may require visiting Thailand for collection of research material, consultation and interaction with experts, etc. for their specific research.  The Ph.D. students are not eligible to apply under this programme. The theme of the research proposal should be based on the following themes related to India-Thailand joint interests/concerns:

1. Community Development with a special reference to grassroots level 

2. Economics and trade relations

3. Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

4. Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, exports and Intellectual property rights

5. Tourism

6. National and Human Security

The duration of the visit would depend on numbers of scholars selected and expected to be undertaken during the financial year 2018-19.

Interested scholars are requested to submit two copies each of their bio-data (upto two pages), detailed proposal (in 2500 to 3000 words), nature of work to be done in Thailand. Applicants should furnish the details of the contacts established with the experts and research institutes/universities in the visiting country with complete mailing address, telephone, fax, email etc.  The research proposal should be neatly typed on A-4 size paper. Application form and Guidelines are available on the ICSSR website: http://www.icssr.org/visit-scholars-under-cultural-exchange-programmes

Completed application in all respect and duly forwarded by the Head of the Institution may be addressed to Incharge International Collaboration Division, Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), JNU Institutional Area, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067, so as to reach on or before 6th September 2018.  Incomplete applications will not be entertained.  The application with enclosures may also be sent at e-mail: adinchargeics@gmail.com 

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