NISCAIR Scholarships 2018
The National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources (NISCAIR) Scholarship is awarded by the NISCAIR for Research Associateship in Information Science. It is to be highly noted that this institution is a prestigious center at the all India level for directly allotting ISSN number for scientific periodicals and journals published within the nation. This institution offers this scholarship for the two year course that is Associateship in Information Science that is largely equal to the Master’s degree in Library and Information Science. This particular course is recognized by the central and state Government plus Universities of within the national and abroad. The scholarship is given for a time period of just 9 months. The other short term courses that are offered to interested candidates at this particular center are GSDL, Library automation, DSpace, Science Communication, IPR, Bibliometrics, Patent drafting, Marketing, Knowledge management, Networking, Technical writing, etc.
Scholarships Value: The selected candidates who are called for personal interview at New Delhi are given to and fro 2nd class sleeper train fare. The scholarship of NISCAIR comes with an amount of Rs.1000 to Rs 2000. The selected applicant should discontinue the scholarship in the middle.
Eligibility of NISCAIR Scholarships: The applicant should have at least 50% marks in the aggregate in post graduation or MBBS or BE or graduation in any other subject in addition to a graduation degree in Library Science plus 1 year experience after successful completion of Bachelor in Lib. Sc.
Age Limit: Candidates should be below the age of 30 years. :
Application Fee: A Demand Draft or Postal Order for Rs. 100 /-drawn in favor of Director, NISCAIR and payable at New Delhi for obtaining the application and prospects in person. It can also obtained by sending a self-addressed envelope (25cm x 20cm size) affixing Rs. 25/- postage stamps and enclosing a DD for Rs. 200/-drawn in favour of NISCAIR, payable at New Delhi. The applicants can obtain prospectus and application either personally or through post. The prospectus and application form can also be downloaded from the NISCAIR official website.
Applying Process: The candidates are advised to submit the application on a plain paper attached with the Xerox copies of educational documents and other related papers.
Selection Process: The selection process involves selecting the bright candidates based on merit and then interviewing them.
Important Dates: The official notification regarding this scholarship appears in the leading print and electronic media much before the academic year. The last date for submission of the filled in application form with requisite attachment is in the second week of June.
The application must be sent on the address given below:
14 Satsang Vihar Marg,
New Delhi – 110 067,
Note: The application received after last date will not be entertained under any reason. The application form without the requisite attachment will be rejected without citing any reason under any given situations, circumstances and conditions. The applicants are advised to personal check and read all the rules and regulations plus instruction before applying for this scholarship.
National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources Official website: niscair.res.in