Madhobi Chatterji Memorial Fellowship 2017

Sanskriti – Madhobi Chatterji Memorial Fellowship 2017

Sanskriti Madhobi Chatterji Foundation New Delhi invites applications from interested candidates for the Madhobi Chatterji Memorial Fellowship 2017 in the field of India Classical Music and Dance from young artists who wish to contribute towards enriching the art form.

Scholarship Details

The objective of the Fellowship is to encourage promising young artists to develop their potential and perfect their skills by providing them the resources and time to dedicate to the art
The Fellowship carries a grant of Rs 1,00,000
The duration of the Fellowship will be ten months. The grant of Rs.100000/- will be given in two installments. The first installment of Rs 50000/- will be given at the commencement of the fellowship programme and a short mid-term progress report will be required

Eligibility Criteria

The Fellowship is open to Indian Nationals from any genre of Indian Classical Music (Vocal or Instrumental) or Dance (any form or choreography). Proposals that further the objectives of the program are welcome. The candidate should have at least some years of formal training in Indian classical Music or Dance. The fellow would be required to have given at least 2-3 solo performances to his/her credit
The candidate will be facilitated to take guidance from a source unavailable to him/her to enhance his existing style

How to Apply

Candidates should send a two - page CV, a CD of their recitals and a write up of approximately 500 words explaining their project. The project proposal should explain how the fellowship will provide an opportunity to express their creativity and technical competence and expand the repertoire of their style
Full postal and telephonic contact details together with any E-mail id should be submitted to facilitate contact. Few samples of previous work, project or performances should be submitted. The names and contact addresses/telephones of two referees should also be sent
The application should bear the title ‘Sanskriti - Madhobi Chatterji Memorial Fellowship’ on the envelope when sent by post
For further enquiries: [email protected]

Important Dates

Last Date to Send Application Forms 31st December 2016