Sanskriti – Prabha Dutt Fellowship encourages young women journalists who wish to investigate and research on any topic of contemporary relevance. This fellowship is given every year. The fellows may work on a book or monograph for subsequent publication within the given time frame. The fellowship program runs for 10 months and the fellows are paid a grant of INR 1,00,000. The work can be executed in Hindi, English or any Regional Language.
To be eligible, the applicant must:
79. Be a female candidate
80. Be an Indian national
81. Be in the age group of 25–40
82. Be a print journalist
The selected fellows will receive a scholarship worth INR 1 Lakh which will be disbursed in two instalments in the following way:
The first instalment will be given at the time of commencement of the fellowship.
The second instalment will be given at the time of submission of the complete project.
How can you apply?
Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:
Step 1: Visit the web page here and read the instructions carefully.
Step 2: Prepare a two-page CV, proposal and 5 published work samples.
Step 3: Send the names and contact addresses/telephones of two referees.
Step 4: Send the application, bearing the title ‘Sanskriti – Prabha Dutt Scholarship’ on the envelope, to the below address: