Ministry of Culture, Government of India has invited nominations/applications for the award of Tagore National Fellowship for Cultural Research (TNFCR) under the Scheme of Scholarship and Fellowship for Promotion of Art and Culture.
The Scheme is open to both Indian and foreign nationals. The scheme has two categories of Awards-‘Tagore National Fellows’ and ‘Tagore Research Scholars’.
Under the first category selected candidates will be paid an honorarium of Rs. 80,000/- per month. Up to 15 awards are given in a year in this category.
The selected candidates of the second category will be paid an honorarium of up to Rs.50,000/- per month. Under this category up to 25 awards are given in a year.
Candidates may submit their application, prepared according to the prescribed guidelines of the Scheme, to any one of the Nodal Institutions of his/her choice depending upon the area of research proposed to be undertaken. The List of nodal institutions along with the other relevant details of the Scheme and application form are available at https://www.indiaculture.nic.in/tagore-national-fellowship-cultural-research-component
The applications should reach the Nodal Institutions, latest by 5.30 pm on 4th March, 2019.