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Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament Fellowship 2020-21

The PRS Legislative Research, India has invited applications for filling up the LAMP Fellowship 2020, a Scholarship Programme for the academic session 2020-21


The primary role of a LAMP Fellow is to provide extensive research support to her/his MP for their parliamentary work.

This includes drafting parliamentary questions for the MP, preparing the MP’s speeches for zero hour debates, raising matters of public importance, drafting private members’ bills etc.


LAMP Fellowship 2020 Important Dates

The application must be submitted no later than 11:45 PM IST on

Sunday, January 26, 2020


Duration of the Fellowship

The Fellowship starts from the middle of June every year and concludes in the following April – May (subject to the Parliamentary calendar)


Fellowship Amount


The fellows are provided with a stipend of Rs. 20,000 a month


The office space will depend on the arrangements made by the assigned Member Parliament


Eligibility Criteria for LAMP Fellowship 2020

PRS seeks to engage with highly-motivated, bright young people for the LAMP Fellowship.

LAMP Fellowship is open to candidates who are 25 years of age or below, i.e born on or after June 1, 1994.

Candidate must have at least a Bachelor’s degree in any academic discipline.

Only Indian citizens are eligible for the LAMP Fellowship.


LAMP Fellowship 2020 Application Process

Applications for LAMP Fellowship 2020-21 are open now – Click here to apply!

The process of applying for the LAMP fellowship is fairly simple and has been delineated in the following points:


The application process of the LAMP Fellowship for the 2020-2021 session will start in January 2020.


The process will be conducted in online mode.


Along with the application form, the candidate will also be required to submit a statement of intent and an analysis essay of 500 words each.


The statement of intent should be able to explain your candidature and why do you consider yourself as a good fit for the fellowship.


The essay should include an in-depth analysis of a policy or law.


For more details and to apply online, please visit official website

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