Charles Wallace India Trust is offering up to 10 long term awards for early to mid career practitioners in Arts and Heritage Conservation in the UK. The duration of India Scholarship award is 2–3 months up to a maximum of a year which covers accommodation and living costs in the UK, fees and a contribution to international fares. Indian citizens are eligible for this award. IELTS certificate is required. Application deadline is 30-Nov-2013.
About Scholarship: Every year CWIT offers up to 10 long term awards, aiming at giving early to mid career practitioners a chance to study or gain wider experience and exposure. The balance between Arts and Heritage Conservation varies from year to year depending on demand and performance at interview.
Study: CWIT covers the following Arts and Heritage Conservation fields of study: Music, Management, History of Art, Geography, Film studies, Environment Studies, Cinema & society.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for 2–3 months research in the Arts and Heritage Conservation.
Scholarship by: Charles Wallace India Trust
The applicant should:
•be an Indian citizen living in India
•be aged between 25 and 38
•have a first degree, diploma or professional qualification in their specialization. CWIT prefers applicants with significant working experience.
•have not received a CWIT grant within the last five years.
Scholarship Open for: Indian Students are eligible for this award.
Number of awards: Every year CWIT offers up to 10 long term awards.
Duration: The awards, which are generally from 2–3 months up to a maximum of a year.
Value: Scholarship funding covers accommodation and living costs in the UK, fees and a contribution to international fares.
Notification: Applicants are shortlisted on the basis of their applications and will be invited by the British Council for an interview in Delhi in late February 2014. The panels of Indian experts are chaired by CWIT. Results of the interviews are announced in early April.
Apply: The mode of applying is electronically.
-Your application form should include a Statement of Purpose (not more than 2 pages), stating clearly which course you plan to follow, what you want to do in the UK and how you plan to put this into use on returning to India.
You will also need:
-An IELTS Certificate (essential for unconditional acceptance for most UK courses)
-Evidence of unconditional acceptance on the course, programme, attachment or internship for which you have applied, or evidence of progress towards acceptance.
-Portfolio submission where appropriate in either CD/DVD or hard copy format
-Applicants are shortlisted on the basis of their applications and will be invited by the British Council for an interview in Delhi in late February 2014. The panels of Indian experts are chaired by CWIT. Results of the interviews are announced in early April.
Further Information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/funding/database/index.php?action=view&id=414