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Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Scholarships

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) offers scholarships under the Africa Scholarship Scheme for the 2016/17 Academic Session. There are 52 scholarships available for South African students.   
Application is open to all level and field of studies except for the following courses:  MBBS / MD / MS / BDS.
Application deadline is 15 January 2016.

Who can apply?

  • A South African citizen.
  • Must have achieved the necessary standard to be accepted into an undergraduate or postgraduate course in an institute of higher education in India.
  • A student seeking funding for full time studies.
  • A student who will be able to take up fellowship in the academic year 2016/17.

What the Fellowship offers

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will provide:

  • tuition fees;
  • house rent allowance;
  • monthly allowance;
  • medical benefit and
  • contingent grant (per year)

Application process

Application form must be downloaded from the ICCR website and mailed to the following address:

  • Indian Council for Cultural Relations
  • Azad Bhavan, I.P. Estate, New Delhi-110002
  • International Scholarship Division

For more information please visit the ICCR website