Atal Bihari Vajpayee Fellowship on Prime Ministers of India

Applications are invited for the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Fellowship on Prime Ministers of India for scholars to pursue research on Prime Ministers of India and Prime Minister’s Office.

Details of the position and the selection criteria are as under:


The emoluments, including allowances, will correspond to that of Professor of Central Universities. CPF/GPF facilities will be extended only to scholars having permanent jobs who take up the Fellowship after taking leave without pay from their parent institution. All the selected fellows should undertake their research work/project only making NMML as their base. They will be allowed for the study tour only after obtaining approval from the competent authority.



Qualifications: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.

Fellowship Number: Two (2)

Duration:Two Years

Interested scholars are required to send their applications after duly filling them along with a write-up of about 2,000 words on the proposed project to be undertaken. The duly filled application form, research proposal and educational as well as professional certificates/ documents must be sent in a single PDF file to the e-mail id: fellowship.nmml@gov.in, failing which the application is liable to be rejected. The last date of the receipt of the applications is 31 July 2021, 11:59 pm. Incomplete and wrong applications will be summarily rejected

Preference would be given to those applicants who use the archival records of NMML for their research. The application form may be downloaded from this site. 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.

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