ICAI Doctoral Scholarship Scheme 2021

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EligibilityICAI members with 75% marks in Class 10 and 12
AwardINR 50,000 per annum

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About the Program


The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India invites applications for ICAI Doctoral Scholarship Scheme 2021 from ICAI members with a minimum of 75% marks in Class 10 or 12. The scholarship will be awarded to registered Ph.D. scholars from UGC-recognized Indian Universities/ Deemed Universities/ Colleges, IIMs having University/IIMs approved Ph.D. programme to pursue and complete their Doctoral Research in Auditing, Taxation, Commerce, Management and Accounting Discipline. The selected fellows will receive a scholarship of INR 50,000 per month and other benefits.

  • ICAI Doctoral Scholarship Scheme 2021

    To be eligible, an applicant must -

    • Hold the membership of the ICAI with a minimum of 75% marks/grade in the 10th and 12th standards
    • Be a Ph.D. scholar from a recognized university/institution pursuing doctoral research in Auditing, Taxation, Commerce, Management, and Accounting discipline
    • Not be more than 40 years of age as on the last date of application
    • Not be availing benefits under any other government scholarship/fellowship
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    • Scholarship of INR 50,000 per month for a maximum period of 36 months.
    • Contingency grant not exceeding INR 50,000 per year.
Important Dates

Application Deadline: 31st August 2021

Selection Criteria
  • Annually 5 scholars will be selected.
  • The initial scrutiny will be done by the Research Committee Secretariat.
  • Thereafter, the subject group(s)/Expert Committee(s) will shortlist the meritorious proposals from eligible applications. 


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Terms and Conditions
  • The ICAI may ask for an annual presentation/mid-term appraisal of the research work.
  • If a scholar leaves the scholarship before its full term, he/she must inform ICAI in advance.

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