Social Science Baha

South Asia Research Fellowship Program

Between 2002 and 2005, the Baha partnered with the Social Science Research Council, New York, to run the South Asia Research Fellowship Program (SARFP). Annual fellowships were provided to university teachers whose proposals were accepted by the regional selection committee. The following were the research themes and the fellows selected from Nepal.

2005: ‘The Long 1950s’
i)    Yogesh Ram Mishra, Centre for Research in Social Defense Technology, Nepal Engineering College, Bhaktapur: ‘History as Mindscapes: Memory of the Peasants’ Movement of Nepal During the Long 1950s’
ii)    Shiva Rijal, Department of English, Padma Kanya Multiple Campus, Tribhuvan University: ‘Modern Theatre in Nepal: A New Historical Reading’

2004: ‘Boundaries of Bodies, States and Societies’
No one was selected from Nepal

2003: ‘Migration’
No one was selected from Nepal

2002: ‘Resources and Society’
Krishna Prasad Poudel, Tribhuvan University, Nepal: ‘Resources and Society: A Study in the Context of Nepalese Mountains’