Call of Applications for the ICSSR Doctoral Fellowships for the year 2021-22

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ICSSR invites applications for Doctoral Fellowships for the year 2021-22 from Indian scholars. The research proposal should be in the field of social science discipline or may be interdisciplinary in nature having significant social science content.

Applicants must apply in accordance with the ICSSR Doctoral Fellowship Guidelines.

The candidates shall submit an online application which includes the Research Proposal Format, namely, ‘Section IV: Details of Research Proposal’ given in the Application Form. Proposal should be submitted in the given proforma only.

N.B. At this stage, the candidates need to upload only the documents referred in Application form.

All scholars are required to keep the hard copies of their application and annexures ready, duly forwarded by the competent authorities of the university /college/ institute so that they may submit the required hard copies, within one week after the completion of the process of screening. It is being done for the sake of convenience of the applicants so that they get more time for preparing the hard copies.

The last date for online submission of application is 14 August 2021, 5 :00 PM.

NOTE: All the interested applicants of the fellowship(s) who had applied in the year 2020-21 need to APPLY AFRESH in prescribed format for 2021-22.


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