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JNMF Scholarship

JNMF Scholarship

Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarship for Doctoral Studies


Scholarship Categories

Scholarships are available for Ph.D. study in India to the following categories of students:

  • Indian Nationals
  • Nationals of other Asian countries


candidate may apply for scholarship in any one of the following areas of specialisation:

  • Indian History and Civilization
  • Sociology
  • Comparative Studies in Religion & Culture
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Philosophy
  • Ecology & Environment

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Hold a FIRST Class Post-graduate degree with a minimum 60% marks in aggregate in both graduate and post graduate level,
  • Already be registered/admitted for Ph.D. degree with a recognized University/Institution in India. Those who have applied for registration and have not yet been registered at the time of submission of application, are not eligible to apply,
  • Not be above 35 years of age,
  • Be a full-time Ph.D. Scholar

Scholarship Duration

 up to 2 years.

Price & rewards

  • Maintenance allowance including Tuition fee - Rs.18,000 per month
  • Contingent expenses for study tours within India, purchase of books, stationery, etc. - Rs.15,000 per annum

How to Apply

Completed application form together with all the necessary enclosures should reach Administrative Secretary, Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund, Teen Murti House, New Delhi-110011 on or before 31 May

Documents to be enclosed:

1) A passport size photograph of the applicant to be pasted on the form.
2) A synopsis of the proposed project as per the attached format.
3) Doctoral Monitoring Committee's report or Supervisor's report/recommendations.
4) Postal Order/Demand Draft for Rs.100.
5) Ph.D registration certificate

For Details and to apply Click here

Candidates can download the application forms from here

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