ICSSR Institutional Doctoral Fellowships

CWDS Invites Applications for ICSSR Institutional Doctoral Fellowships in Women’s and Gender Studies

The CWDS in collaboration with Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) has been conducting an M.Phil./Ph.D. degree programme in Women and Gender Studies since the academic year 2012-13. For the year 2018-19 the CWDS is offering five ICSSR Institutional Doctoral Fellowships in Women’s and Gender Studies.

Full time Ph.D. candidates registered with UGC recognised public institutions (including the CWDS-AUD M.Phil/Ph.D. Women and Gender Studies Programme) may apply through CWDS.

Fellowship details  including eligibility criteria can be found at the ICSSR website https://www.icssr.org/doctoral-fellowship

The selection process will be based on interviews with eligible candidates and an evaluation of their research proposals.  Detailed dates will be announced on the CWDS website.

Hard copies of completed application forms along with annexures, CV and the research proposal as approved by the University (SC/ST/OBC/PH Certificate if applicable) must reach CWDS latest by 20th September, 2018.

It may be noted that selected candidates will require to have a CWDS Faculty Member as Co-Supervisor in order to be eligible to access the Fellowship. The CWDS Co-Supervisor must be given formal recognition by the university where a selected candidate is registered.

Any expenditure incurred before the actual sanctioning of the Contingency Grant will not be admissible for re-imbursement.

Please use the following form and send hard copies to CWDS with required enclosures The deadline for application is ICSSR is over so that is why it is not opening online. So just fill in the attached form and give hard copy to CWDS.



Centre for Women’s Development Studies (CWDS)
25 Bhai Vir Singh Marg (Gole Market)
New Delhi – 110 001, India
Ph.: 91-11-23345530, 23365541, 23366930

Note: Hard copies of the completed applications must be sent to Centre for Women’s Development Studies, 25 Bhai Vir Singh Marg (Gole Market), New Delhi – 110 001, India.