ICHR Post Doctoral Fellowship 2020-21

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EligibilityPhD scholars
AwardINR 30,800 per month and other benefits

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About the Program

Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi invites applications for ICHR Post Doctoral Fellowship 2020-21 from PhD scholars. This fellowship aims to award the eligible candidates to promote quality research work. Selected fellows will receive INR 30,800 per month and a contingency grant of INR 22,000 per annum for a period of two years.

Fellowship Details
  • ICHR Post Doctoral Fellowship 2020-21 DeadlineClosed

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • Have shown significant competence in research work, having been awarded their PhD or have done equivalent research work of merit in History or its allied subjects
    • Desire to work on approved research themes at recognized Institutions of Research Universities under the guidance of a senior scholar
    • INR 30,800 per month for a period of two years
    • Contingency grant of INR 22,000 per annum for a period of two years
    • Copies of certificates of educational qualifications
    • Copies of language qualification certificates, if applicable
    • Copy of SC/ST/disability certificate, if applicable
    • Copy of PhD dissertation
    • Copy of Bio Data: 2  copies
    • Copies of published book(s) and articles in reputed journals
    • Detailed Proposal: 3 copies
    How can you apply?

    Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

    Step 1: Download the application form from the website.
    Step 2: Fill in all the details.
    Step 3: Attach all the required documents.
    Step 4: Submit the application form by email at adr.pdf@ichr.ac.in.

    Note: The applicants are also required to submit the hard copy of the application for to -
    The Member Secretary,
    Indian Council of Historical Research, 35, Ferozeshah Road, 
    New Delhi - 110001

Important Dates

Application deadline: 27th December 2019

Selection Criteria

The award of the fellowship will be decided by a Committee of specialists, on the basis of the experts’ evaluation of the proposal and the presentation made by the candidate.

Terms and Conditions
  • A detailed synopsis (Five copies) on the proposed research topic should be submitted (both soft copy & hard copy) along with the application and requisite documents/certificates.
  • The applicant should attach self-attested copies of the certificates of educational qualifications, date of birth, research experience and signed copy of checklist etc. The application should be sent by post to the following address: 
    Member Secretary 
    Indian Council of Historical Research 
    No. 35, Ferozeshah Road,
    New Delhi – 110001
  • An application fee of Rs. 300/- (Rupees three hundred only) shall be paid in the form of a Demand Draft drawn in favour of the DDO, ICHR, payable at Delhi; [candidates belonging to SC/ST/Persons with Disability (PwD) category are exempted from payment of the fee].
  • Second class (sleeper) railway or bus fare chargeable by the shortest routes from railway station/bus stand nearest to their normal place of residence or from where they actually perform the journey, whichever is nearer to the place of presentation & interview will be reimbursed only to the SC/ST and PwD candidates on production of ticket(s), provided the distance travelled is not less than 30 km.
  • Applications for PDF should be submitted along with a non-refundable fee of Rs.300/- (Rupees Three Hundred only) in the form of a Demand Draft drawn in favour of "DDO, ICHR" payable at Delhi. (Please note - Any deviation from the prescribed mode of payment will not be acceptable).

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