RBI Scholarship Scheme for Faculty Members 2017
Reserve Bank of India Scholarship Scheme for Faculty Members 2017
The Reserve Bank of India invites application as per prescribed format from full-time faculty members, teaching economics or finance in any University Grants Commission (UGC) or All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) recognized Universities/Colleges in India to undertake short term research in the areas of monetary and financial economics, banking, real sector issues and other areas of interest to the Reserve Bank.
Objectives of RBI Scholarship Scheme 2017
(i) To increase awareness about the activities of the Reserve Bank among faculty members and student community, and
(ii) To provide exposure to faculty members teaching economics and/or finance in different areas/activities in the Reserve Bank
Course Level: Scholarships are available to undertake short-term research
Duration of the Project: The duration of the project is maximum three months
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the areas of monetary and financial economics, banking, real sector issues and other areas of interest to the Reserve Bank
Number of Scholarships: A maximum of five scholarships would be considered for 2017. The Reserve Bank, at its discretion, may vary the number of scholarships for any year
RBI Scholarship Scheme 2017 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria for the scheme are as follows:
Full-time faculty teaching economics and/or finance in any UGC-recognized Universities/Colleges in India
Age below 55 years
Citizens of India are eligible to apply
RBI Scholarship Scheme 2017 Selection Procedure
The applicants need to send a research proposal of not more than 1000 words and detailed curriculum vitae along with the duly filled in application form. The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the research proposal and curriculum vitae. The shortlisted candidates will then be interviewed by a selection panel
The candidates found suitable would be invited to undertake research on the theme decided by the Reserve Bank
Incomplete application/application received after the due date will not be considered for short listing
RBI Scholarship Scheme 2017 Application Procedure
The application in hard copy may be forwarded to "The Director, Development Research Group, Department of Economic and Policy Research, 7th Floor, Central Office Building, Reserve Bank of India, Fort, Mumbai-400001". The application should be sent along with detailed curriculum vitae and the research proposal.
The soft version of application (in addition to hard copy) and/or any queries related to the scheme may be sent to email
For more details, please visit www.rbi.org.in
RBI Scholarship Scheme 2017 Important Dates
The application, complete in all respect, should reach the Bank latest by 31st May 2017
Commencement of the scholarship scheme would be from 01st August 2017
Reserve Bank of India
India’s Central Bank, "The Director, Development Research Group, Department of Economic and Policy Research, 7th Floor, Central Office Building, Reserve Bank of India, Fort, Mumbai-400001", Website www.rbi.org.in
For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website .
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