The International Centre Goa Research Grants (ICGRG)
For information only – the last date for submission has expired.
The International Centre Goa (ICG) invites academics, journalists, public policy experts and independent researchers to apply for ICG Research Grants (ICGRG) 2018-2019.
Theme: For 2018-19, ICG invites proposals on any topic which is of relevance to the state of Goa. This could include tourism, culture, health, transport, governance or some other theme.
Who can apply? Applicants must be residents of India. The grants will not be awarded to those writing their PhD dissertations. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
How to apply? The applicant is required to submit the following:
- A two-page research proposal (single spaced, size 12 font); and
- Short bio (no more than two pages) including email address, place of residence and work (if any) and list of publications.
Short-listed applicants will be informed of ICG’s decision within 6 weeks. At that time, additional relevant information will be provided to shortlisted applicants. They must be prepared to submit a full-length research proposal (including plan of work) within 4 weeks, two sample publications (if available), and a complete cv.
Up to two applicants may be selected for ICGRG 2018-19 for an amount not exceeding Rs 3.0 lakhs.
The grants will be disbursed in three-four instalments over a 12-month period. The grants are meant to be utilized for research work (including purchase of books and some travel) and writing and cannot be used to purchase equipment.
All applications – clearly marked as ICGRG 2018-19 – must be sent by post to:
The International Centre Goa
Dr E Borges Road
Last date of submission: 31 March, 2018