2016 Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship for Home/EU and Overseas Students at SOAS, University of London in UK , and applications are submitted till 29 January 2016. SOAS, University of London is offering one research scholarship for MPhil/PhD student undertaking research in modern and contemporary Indian art. Full details:
School (Institutions/ Country): University of London
Field(s): History of Art and Archaeology (new admissions), which involves undertaking research in the field of modern and contemporary Indian art.
Deadline: 29 January 2016
Funded By: Saraswati Dalmia Trust
Beneficiaries(Target Group): Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship is Open for Students of Following Countries: Home/EU and international applicants are eligible for this MPhil/PhD scholarship.
is one Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship for a MPhil/PhD student.
scholarship is offered for one year only and is not renewable.
‣ Scholarship Covers: The value of the scholarship is £4,095 to be used towards tuition fees.
‣ This 2016 Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship has been established with a donation by her daughter Yashodhara Dalmia, an art historian and an independent curator based in New Delhi.
has written widely on art and her several publications include Amrita
Sher-Gil – A Life (Penguin/Viking, 2006), which is a comprehensive
account of the life of one of India’s first modern artists. Her
book The Making of Modern Indian Art: The Progressives (Oxford
University Press, 2001), is regarded as the definitive account of a
seminal phase of Indian art history.
to Home/EU and overseas applicants.
are expected to have an outstanding academic record, usually a 2.1 or
first in their undergraduate degree and must normally possess or
expect to be awarded a Merit or Distinction in their Masters Degree.
OR part-time MPhil/PhD in the Department of History of Art and
Archaeology (new admissions), which involves undertaking research in
the field of modern and contemporary Indian art.
‣ Applicants currently enrolled on the first or second year of the full-time (or part-time equivalent) MPhil/PhD will also be considered but will not be given preference.
‣ Open to full and part-time programmes.
‣ New applicants to the MPhil/PhD programmes in the Department of History of Art and Archaeology (new admissions-starting in September 2014), must:
1.have an offer of admission in the Department of History of Art and Archaeology by the scholarship application deadline.
demonstrated in the research proposal of your application for
admission that your research is in the field of modern and
contemporary Indian art.
Selection Criteria for 2016 Saraswati Dalmia Scholarship
will be assessed on academic merit by a Selection Panel consisting of
three academic members.
assessment of your application will be based on the information in
your application and in your on-line application for admission.
will be looking at the degree results and also at academic
references, statement and other relevant information.
successful candidate will be notified by e-mail by the end of June.
If you have not heard from us by the end of June, you should assume
that your application was unsuccessful.
Scholarship Application Method
mode of applying is online.
Applications are due on
forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
is important to read the application procedure, and visit the
official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how
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