Sanskriti Prabha Dutt Fellowship 2016 in Journalism

Prabha Dutt Fellowship Sanskriti Foundation 2016

Prabha Dutt Fellowship is an excellent opportunity for young Indian women who are interested in Journalism, Investigation and on research work
So Young Indian women who want to apply this Prabha Dutt Fellowship will be work on a book or monograph for subsequent publication within the given time frame. Candidates can work on any language like Hindi, English or any Regional Language

Fellowship Description

The purpose of the Fellowship is to encourage young mid career women journalists to develop their potential by pursuing meaningful projects without having to work under the pressures of short deadlines. The Fellowship carries a grant including travel expenses

Fellowship Details

Duration of the Fellowship: 10 months
Fellows will receive a fellowship as a grant of Rs. 100,000 including travel expenses. It will be given in two phases; the first installment at the commencement of the award and the second after submission of the completed project
The work can be executed in Hindi, English or any Regional Language

Eligibility Criteria

The Fellowship is only open to women who are Indian Nationals in the age group of 25 to 40. It is exclusively for print journalists. The Fellows will be required to publish a stipulated number of articles in established publications. The Fellow may work on a book or monograph for subsequent publication within the given time frame

Applicants’ Nationality

Only Indian citizens are invited to apply

Application Instruction

Candidates should send a two page CV and a write up of about 250 - 300 words explaining their project. Full postal and telephonic contact details together with any e-mail id should be submitted to facilitate contact. Five samples of work published
The names and contact addresses/telephones of two referees should also be sent
The application should bear the title `Sanskriti - Prabha Dutt Fellowship’ on the envelope when sent by post or can be emailed on [email protected] with `Sanskriti - Prabha Dutt Fellowship’ in subject line

Submission Deadline

There is no specific deadline. Applications are accepted round the year for the next year’s fellowship