Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarships 2018 by Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund


A scholarship worth INR (Rs 18000/month maintenance allowance including tuition fee, contingent expenses INR 15000 per annum)

What is Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarships 2018?

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund invites applications for Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund Scholarships 2018 from students who have registered for Ph.D. study in India. The scholarship scheme was initiated by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in 1987.


Who can apply for this scholarship ?

  • Open to all Indian nationals and nationals of other Asian countries.
  • Applicants must hold a 1st class degree with a minimum of 60% marks in both graduate and postgraduate level.
  • Applicants should not be above 35 years of age.
  • Applicant must be a full-time Ph.D. scholar.


How can you apply ?

The application can be done by post with the following steps:

Step 1: Download the application form.

Step 2: Fill in all the details

Step 3: Attach all the required documents.

Step 4: Send application form along with a Postal Order/Demand Draft of INR 100 to


Administrative Secretary,

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund,

Teen Murti House,

New Delhi 110011


Terms and Conditions

NOTE: Students who have applied for registration for Ph.D. but have not yet been registered at the time of submission of application will not be eligible to apply for the scholarship.

An applicant may apply for the scholarship in any one of the specializations:

  • Indian History and Civilisation
  • Sociology
  • Comparative Studies in Religion & Culture
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Philosophy
  • Ecology & Environment


Duration of Scholarship: Up to 2 years.

Documents to be attached:

  • A passport size photograph to be pasted on the form.
  • A synopsis of the proposed project as per the attached format.
  • Doctoral Monitoring Committee’s report or Supervisor’s report/recommendations.
  • Postal Order/Demand Draft for INR 100.
  • Ph.D. registration certificate.


Contact details

Administrative Secretary, 

Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund, 

Teen Murti House, 

New Delhi 110011, 

Phone: +911123013641, +911123017173, 

Email: jnmf@bol.net.in



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Up to INR (Rs 18000/month maintenance allowance including tuition fee, contingent expenses INR 15000 per annum)





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