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ICSSR Fellowship 2018-19 (Post/Doctoral/Senior) Apply Online Till 14 Aug

ICSSR Fellowship    

Indian Council of Social Science Research is inviting applications for Doctoral, Post-Doctoral and Senior Fellowships for the year 2018-19. Apply online for ICSSR Fellowship i.e. Post/Doctoral/Senior till the last date which is 14 Aug 2018.

After the completion of ICSSR Online Applications, you need to send a hard copy duly signed and stamped by the affiliating institution along with all enclosures to Indian Council of Social Science Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067 till 21/08/2018.

ICSSR Fellowship Procedure

Selection of the contenders for ICSSR (Post/Doctoral/Senior) Fellowship 2018 will be done on the basis of interaction/presentation. Final Selection will be made by Research Committee/Council.

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ICSSR Fellowship

Disciplines For ICSSR Doctoral/ Post-Doctoral/ Senior Fellowship:

  • Sociology and Social Anthropology;
  • Political Science / Public Administration;
  • Economics;
  • International Studies;
  • Social Geography and Population Studies;
  • Commerce and Management;
  • Social Psychology;
  • Education;
  • Social Linguistics / Socio-Cultural Studies;
  • Law / International Law;
  • National Security & Strategic Studies; and
  • Other allied Social Science disciplines (Library Science, Social Work, Media Studies, Modern Social History, Health Studies, Gender Studies, Environmental Studies, Diaspora Studies, Area Studies, Sanskrit-Society & Culture etc.) to promote interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research.

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ICSSR Fellowship Duration And Value:

Details Doctoral FellowshipPost-Doctoral FellowshipSenior Fellowship
Typefull time research workfull time research workfull time research work
DurationTwo YearsTwo YearsTwo Years
value of the fellowshipRs.16,000/- p.m.
and contingency
grant is
Rs.15,000 /-p.a
Rs.28,000 p.m.
and contingency
grant is Rs.20,000/-p.a.
Rs.40, 000 p.m. and
contingency grant is
Rs.40, 000/-p.a. 

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ICSSR Fellowship Eligibility Criteria 2018:

Contenders are suggested to ensure following ICSSR Doctoral/ Post-Doctoral/ Senior Fellowship Eligibility in appropriate manner:

Doctoral Fellowship

  • Contenders having Ph.D. registration (Research Degree Committee (RDC) approved) at any of the institutions can apply for ICSSR Scholarship 2018.
  • Minimum 50% marks in Graduation and 55% in Post-Graduation or equivalent grades in any Social Science disciplines.
  • Five per cent (5%) relaxation of marks will be given to the SC/ST candidates.
  • NET/SLET/M Phil from a recognized university or the candidates who are registered after qualifying Research Entrance Test (RET) conducted by a university.
  • Aspirants having UGC Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)/Rajiv Gandhi Doctoral Fellowship (RGDF)/ Maulana Azad Doctoral Fellowship (MADF)/ICSSR/ICAR/CSIR/ ICPR/ICMR/ICHR awardees are not eligible to apply.

Post-Doctoral Fellowship

  • D. degree holder in any of the social science from ICSSR Research Institute/ institutes of national importance as approved by MHRD/ government research institutes/ UGC recognized Indian university including deemed university/college having approved Ph.D. programme
  • The selected fellow has to work under the guidance of a senior social scientist (not below Associate Professor with sufficient research supervision, experience and publications).
  • The supervisor should not be superannuated and be in employment at the affiliating institution in the same discipline.
  • The selection of the supervisor is subject to the approval of the ICSSR.

Senior Fellowship

  • D. degree holder in any of the social science disciplines to an ICSSR Research Institute/ institutes of national importance as approved by MHRD/ government research institute/ UGC recognized Indian university including deemed university of his/her choice.
  • Senior government and defence officers (not less than 25 years of regular service) and persons with proven Social Science expertise possessing a Ph. D. degree in any social science disciplines and demonstrable research experience through publications of books/research papers/reports can also apply.

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ICSSR Fellowship Age Limit Details:

Details Age Criteria
Doctoral Fellowship 40 years of age (relaxation of 5 years for
SC/ST/Persons with benchmark disability candidates)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship 45 years of age (There shall be an age relaxation
of 5 years for SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark
Disability candidates)
Senior Fellowship Between 45-70 years

Procedure To Get ICSSR Fellowship Award 2018:

  • The organization will screen the application forms.
  • Thereafter Subject Group(s)/Expert Committee(s) will select the meritorious proposals from the eligible applications.
  • Shortlisted contenders will be invited for an interaction/presentation at ICSSR before an Expert Committee.
  • Post interaction recommendations of the Expert Committee will place prior Research Committee/Council for its final approval.

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How Do I Apply for ICSSR Post/Doctoral/Senior Fellowship?

  • First of all, contenders have to go to the official website of the organization which is www.icssr.org
  • Thereafter, you have to press “Call of Applications for Doctoral, Post-Doctoral and Senior Fellowships for 2018-19” link rolling under “Notice” section on the home page.
  • Now you are suggested to press (i) Doctoral Fellowships; (ii) Post-Doctoral Fellowships (PDF); and (iii) Senior Fellowships (SF) as per your need.
  • Read complete instructions carefully and eligible contenders need to go for apply online.
  • Already registered contenders have to go for login while new users need to register themselves.
  • Enter asked details in ICSSR scholarship Form and hit “Submit” tab for the submission.
  • Take a print out of ICSSR Online Application form and send hard copy to the given postal address on or before the last date.

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Postal Address:

Doctoral FellowshipsPost-Doctoral and Senior Fellowships
In-charge, RFD Division, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067In-charge, RFS Division, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi 110067

Remembering Date:

  • ICSSR Fellowship Last Date (Apply Online): 14/08/2018
  • ICSSR Fellowship Date (Submitting Hard Copy): 21/08/2018

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