Bihari Krishna Fellowship for Ethnographic Research 2011

Social Science Baha
announces
2nd call for applications
Bihari Krishna Fellowship for Ethnographic Research 2011 The Bihari Krishna Fellowship for Ethnographic Research was established with a grant of Rs 5 million provided by Bihari Krishna Shrestha to Social Science Baha with the express purpose of setting up a fellowship devoted to ethnographic research.Applications are invited from researchers interested in any of the following themes:

1. Gender relations with special reference to women’s rights over the past 50 years
2. Constructions of the good society
3. Narratives of violence and non-violence
4. Living together: Cooperation and conflict over the past 50 years

 

The Bihari Krishna Fellow for 2011 will work with Dr Rajendra Pradhan and be based at the Nepā School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Chabahil, Kathmandu.
Fellowship details
•    Qualification: Master’s degree in any social science discipline or a four-year bachelor’s degree with a social science major, and demonstrable English language skills
•    Duration: 18 to 20 months (including pre-field visit preparation, fieldwork, analysis and writing, presentation of findings and draft manuscript for publication)
•    Maximum budget: Rs 500,000
•    Application deadline: 4 July, 2011
Further information on the fellowship and application form can be downloaded from here