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National Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Competition Details

American Institute of Indian Studies

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

AIIS offers fellowships for scholars, professionals, and artists from all disciplines who wish to conduct research or carry out artistic projects in India.

Deadlines are typically in November, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

This program has various fellowship opportunities. For example, Junior Research Fellowships are available to doctoral candidates at U.S. universities in all fields of study and Senior Research Fellowships are available to scholars with a PhD or its equivalent.

Please note: Current graduate students must also submit information to the Education Abroad Office at least 30 days prior to departure. See their website for more information.

Award Value

Awardees will receive a maintenance stipend per month as well as funds to help with monthly research and travel.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Doctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: July 22, 2022

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