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SOAS Charles Wallace India Fellowship Program 2017

Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarships 2017 | Scholarships for Students | Fellowship Programs 2017

SOAS South Asia Institute has invited Charles Wallace India Fellowship for Indian nationals to conduct research outside India.

The 3-month placement at SOAS, University of London should be taken predominantly during term-time (March–June).

Fellowship Provision

The fellow can expect to receive:

  • University ID card;
  • Staff members of the SOAS library;
  • Workspace in the School (including computer, telephone, printing/photocopy credit); and
  • £650 towards an international fare and a living grant at the monthly rate of £1,400

The applicant must make his/her own travel arrangements. The £650 contribution will be paid to the fellow on arrival in the UK by the Trust and the living grant will be paid through SOAS.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the successful applicant to arrange accommodation within the limit of the budget.

Charles Wallace India Fellowship Eligibility Criteria 2017

Applicants must be Indian nationals and be residing in India at the time the application is submitted.

Applicants must have completed a Ph.D. and must be working in the fields of ‘India Studies’ (Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences) which are supported at SOAS.

Applicants must be in the early to middle stage of their academic careers. Applicants must demonstrate sufficient English language ability, both written and spoken, to participate in discussions and use resource materials.

Must not be in receipt of any other grant, or are waiting for results of other applications. Failure to do so may result in the fellowship being withdrawn.

Charles Wallace India Fellowship Selection Process

The award will be made on the basis of academic merit and research potential. The School will take interview of top three shortlisted applicants via Skype.

The Institute and the Trust reserve the right not to make an award in the event that no suitable application is received.

Charles Wallace India Fellowship Application Form 2017

Download the form

Fill in the necessary details – Prepare electronic copies of all documents required (List of your Publications; Description of your Proposed Research including an explanation of why SOAS, in particular, is an appropriate venue for you to pursue this research; Two letters of recommendation).

Email the application form with documents at [email protected]

Charles Wallace Application Deadlines 2017

Closing Date for Applications: September 15th, 2017

Notification of Competition result: End of October 2017

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