The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) offers fellowships to scholars to pursue research in (i) India: Recent Historical Trends and Developments (ii) India in Transition: Issues and Challenges (iii) India and the Wider World
Details of the Post and the selection criteria are as under:
The fellowships are offered at three levels: Junior Fellow, Fellow and Senior Fellow. The emoluments, including allowances, will correspond to that of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor of Central Universities, respectively. CPF/GPF facilities will be extended only to scholars having permanent jobs in Government/Government funded Institutions who take up the Fellowship after taking leave without pay from their parent institutions. All the selected Fellows would be required to undertake their research work/project by making NMML as their base. They will be allowed the study tour/s after obtaining approval.
Senior Fellow: Scholars of eminence who have made a significant contribution to the knowledge in their respective fields and preferably have experience of conducting/guiding research and have two published books to their credit.
Fellow: Ph.D. or equivalent with a good academic record, published works and at least five years teaching/post-doctoral research experience.
Junior Fellow: These positions are open to candidates with a good academic record and/or scholarly publications, and preferably a Ph.D. degree.
Once applications are invited, interested scholars would be required to send their filled below application along with a write-up of about 2,000 words on the proposed project to be undertaken in an envelope clearly marked "Application for Fellowship" to the Director, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Teen Murti House, New Delhi – 110011 on or before the last date.
Applications received after the last date will not be considered. Members of the Selection Committee, NMML Society, Executive Council and NMML staff cannot be a referee.