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Research Funding Rules
(See Clause 11 (a) of Chapter II)
Application for ICHR General (Post-Doctoral) Senior
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Note: Please read the ICHR Research
Funding Rules before filling this form.
Note: Applicants for Pay-protection Fellowships desiring
to work for M. Phil/Ph.D. should fill Form in Annexure
II and not this form.
Type or write legibly, preferably in block letters.
1. Applicant’s Name
2. Date of Birth
4. Postal address
5. Scholarships/fellowships previously received, if
any, from ICHR or other such organizations.
Whether the work for which fellowship/ scholarship
was awarded has been completed.
6. Present post and scale of pay/post last held with
Present emoluments per month. (If the scholar is retired
he/she should state the last salary drawn)
7. Proposed topic of research
Please attach detailed synopsis, giving present state
of knowledge in the field, your hypotheses, intended
means of collecting information and checking the hypotheses,
with a note on source material to be used and your ability
to handle language(s) of the sources, a bibliographical
note and a chapter-plan.
This should also justify particulars required under
item no. 10.
Note: Giving full statement covering the above is essential.
8. Academic record beginning with Secondary School:
Board College University
9. Languages known:
10. Previous research experience:
(b) Titles of books, papers published, if any
11. Institution of affiliation
(College, University, Research institute, etc.)
(Attach certificate that the institution is willing
to act as the institution of affiliation)
12. (i) Whether the applicant belongs
to SC/ST/OBC/Physically Challenged category if so, a
certificate may be produced to this effect.
(ii) Whether the applicant has/had applied for financial
support elsewhere for the same research proposal. If
so, particulars may be given.
13. Following documents where applicable have to be
attached by the applicant:
(i) A certificate from the Head of the Department/Institution
of affiliation to the effect that necessary facilities
for work will be given
(ii) Bio-data (three copies):
(iii) Detailed synopsis of the topic of research (three
(iv) Published papers, if any:
(xeroxed copies may be appended or full references given)
14. Applicant for Post-doctoral Fellowship should
give the following additional information:
(a) Year of award of Ph.D. degree.
(b) Name of the awarding University
(c) Title of the thesis
(d) Present occupation
I hereby declare that:
1. The entries made in the form above and the additional
particulars furnished by me are true to the best of
2. I have read the rules regarding
the award of Fellowships of the Indian Council of Historical
Research. In the event of the Fellowship being awarded
to me, I shall fulfil all the requirements of the Fellowship,
and agree to refund to the ICHR all expenditure incurred
by me over the Fellowship, if the work of the Fellowship
is not properly carried out or is not completed.
3. If selected, I will work on a whole-time
basis for the Fellowship and will not accept any other
Fellowship, financial assistance or employment except
in accordance with the ICHR’s Research Funding Rules.
Place: Signature of the Candidate
For use by University/College/
Institution of affiliation
Recommendations of the forwarding authority:
(Views of a senior scholar or Head of the Department
regarding the candidate’s suitability for the award
may be obtained separately and enclosed with the application.)*