MS Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship 2017 UK

MS. Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship 2017 at St. Antony’s College, Oxford (U.K.)

 

Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for the award of MS Agatha Harrison Memorial Fellowship 2017 (only one fellowship) which the Govt. of the India Instituted at St. Antony’s College, Oxford (U.K.)

 

The Fellowship is tenable for one year in the first instance, which can be extended by one year more on the basis of performance of the candidate. The fellowship carries an amount of £ 29,944.85/- per annum, the break-up of which is as under:

a) Stipend Amount £ 21,063.00

b) Travel Allowance £ 890.00

c) College Lunches £ 2,407.00

d) 6 High Table Dinner £ 679.00

e) Other Administration Charges £ 3,930.00

Total: £ 29,944.85/-

The candidate is eligible for Economy Class air passage (both ways). Only spouse of the selected candidate will be provided Economy Class Air-fare provided he/she stays in UK with the scholar for a continuous period of one year (as the fellowship amount is sufficient for only one person, the candidate will have to meet the expenditure on maintenance of spouse)

 

Eligibility

The Fellowship is meant for scholars who have specialized in Modern Indian Studies in the subject fields of History, Economics and Political Science

 

Candidates should have uniformly brilliant academic record with 60% (at least) in Post graduation and with a PhD degree in the subject-field chosen or published works of equivalent merit, which have received outstanding recognition

 

The candidates must have completed tertiary education in English Medium only

 

Where only grades are awarded, the candidates are required to furnish exact percentage of marks and also indicate the conversion formula

 

Candidates applying for the Fellowship should keep in mind that this Fellowship is intended to be for a young scholar, who is bent on pursuing an academic career and whose status would be comparable to that of a Junior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford

 

Experience

A minimum of three years teaching experience at Graduate/Postgraduate level after completing PhD as on 15th September 2017

 

Age Criteria

Candidates should be between the age of 30 and 40 years, as on 15th September 2017

 

Application

Candidates can apply online on the website http://proposal.sakshat.ac.in/scholarship

 

Self-attested certificates/ degree including birth certificate, mark sheets in respect of all the examinations passed needs to be uploaded while applying online

 

Candidates must furnish a clear and precise programme of study/research (minimum 500 words) and justification of their study /research to be carried out in the United Kingdom.

 

The application received after the last date, will not be entertained

 

Shortlisted candidate's name will be displayed on the Ministry's Website www.mhrd.gov.in/scholarships and Emails will be sent to the shortlisted candidates

 

Important Dates

 

The above link will be active from 25th August 2017

 

Last date for applying online: 15th September 2017

 

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

 

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