Description: Program originally announced on June 15, 2012 birth anniversary of Late Professor R. P. Anand with the successful winner announced on Dec 30, 2012. Two new scholarships for 2014 announced on June 15th 2013 – winner to be announced on Dec 30, 2013.
Eligibility:-Applicant must be an active and enrolled Postgraduate Student (LLM or MPhil and/or Phd) in a UGC recognized university of India or accredited university anywhere in the world and actively pursuing one of these Degrees in International Law.
-The applicant will be additionally required to provide written recommendations from at least 2 sitting faculty members in the department of International Law of their enrolled University. (Will be verified by committee)
-Previous year applicants are welcome to re-apply.
How to Apply: Applicant must start by filling out the online form on the website (R.P Anand Virtual Center of International Law) and then follow it up with all the required documents. Required documents are below. Please submit a color scanned version of the original documents to webadmin-at-profrpanand.info. Please do not send anything by physical mail – electronic only.
-Copy of Govt issued id (Pan Card, Drivers License etc.)
-Copy of University ID currently enrolled in for post-graduate work.
-2 letters from active faculty members verifying your application, current academic status etc. Letters must have contact information to cross check by the Committee.
-Transcripts of undergraduate degree (BA, LLB etc.)
-Transcripts of graduate school if any.
Subject: Various Courses
Level: Scholarships are offered for pursuing a Postgraduate Degree (LLM or MPhil and/or PhD).
Provider: The R. P. Anand Virtual Center of International Law (VCIL)
For Which Country: India and Overseas
For Whom: International and Indian Students
Duration of award (s): Scholarship will be awarded for 1 year and a recipient once awarded cannot apply for the scholarship for any subsequent years.
What does it cover? Each scholarship will include an award amount of Rs 15000 per quarter for 1 year paid quarterly (Total Rs 60000). Overseas awardees may be awarded an equivalent amount in USD ($1200/year).
Selection Criteria: Selection criteria include academic achievement, application content, faculty recommendations and financial needs of the applicants but not limited to these.
Notification: Final decision of the scholarship award will be announced on December 30th, 2013.
Deadline: Applications and all related transcripts and documents must be received by November 30th, 2013.