Ministry of Human Resource Development Scholarship For Graduate

Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Culture awards Fellowships to outstanding Artistes in the fields of Literature, Indian Classical Music, Indian Classical Dance, Theatre, Visual Arts, Folk, Traditional and Indigenous forms of Performing Arts. Under this Scheme, a total of 450 Fellowships are awarded each year for a period of two years

Scholarship Type :
For Graduation

Award Value : (a) 150 are Senior Fellowships having a value of Rs 6000 per month for Artistes in the age group of 40 and above; and (b) 300 are Junior Fellowships having a value of Rs. 3000 per month for the Artistes in the age group of 25 – 40. :

Process : Selected candidates have to work on the Projects for which they are awarded Fellowships. They are to complete their Project Reports within two years and submit the same to the Department. No extension of time is permissible.

Contact : Section Officer, S&F Section, Room No. 333, ‘C’ Wing, Department of Culture, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi 110001

Notification : on or before mid May

If you have questions, please ask below


  1. sushanta kundu says:

    respected sir,myself is sushanta kundufrom jharkhand ,as i am appling for juniour felloship inthe field of sculpture (in govt of culture,as juniour feloship award)i come to know that the result is decleared ,so will you plz intimate me if possible,that did i am selected or not,for the year mentioned 2009-10.

    thanking you
    sushanta kundu
    mo: 09833744507

  2. heena kalgaonkar says:

    sir,i’m from a field of music & i’m getting training of dhrupad (form of indian classical music) from pt. uday bhawalkar at pune my age is 27 yrs . sir can u plz tell me that i can receive this scholarship or not ?

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