Debesh-Kamal Scholarships for Higher Education / Research Abroad

Debesh-Kamal Scholarships for Higher Education / Research Abroad

Debesh-Kamal Scholarships will be awarded by the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Kolkata, to 
deserving candidates for the purpose of higher education/research abroad.

Area of study:

The preferred subjects of study/research are the humanities and the basic sciences, but candidates in other disciplines, such as social sciences and applied science and technology, will also be considered.

Qualification and Age:

   *The candidates must have a uniformly good academic recored with first class marks at the Honours of Postgraduate 
level, relaxable by the Selection Committee.

 *They should not ordinarily be more than 30 years of age. Exceptions may be made for short-term postgraduate 
or post-doctoral researchers.


* Applications for the scholarships, as well as any subsequent correspondence, are to be addressed to the Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Gol Park, Kolkata 700 029, and the envelopes should carry the inscription ‘Debesh-Kamal Scholarship’.

* Candidates will have to submit, along with their applications, Bank Draft for Rs. 100/- in favour of the Secretary, Ramkrishna Mission Institute of Culture, as the application fee which is not refundable.

Mode of Application:

* All candidates must submit application in the prescribed form, with a passport size photograph, along with relevant papers as well as attested photocopies of certificates, marksheets, etc.

* Candidates short-listed from an evaluation of theier applications will have to appear before a Selection Committee at the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Kolkata. They will have to bear their own travelling expenses. But the candidates who will appear for the interview from distance beyond 100 km may be paid II class Rly. fare. The decision of the Selection Committee about the eligibility of a candidate and his/her selection shall be final.

Value and Tenure of the Scholarship:

* The value of a scholarship will be around Rs. 1.00 lakh for one year only. Since this amount will not be adequate for studies abroad, candidates will have to produce acceptable evidence of other resources or committed financial support.

* Debesh-Kamal Scholarship will be tenable for one year only.

Application Form