Rajya Sabha has announced Rajya Sabha Research and Study Scheme. It is an internship & fellowship program. Students pursuing graduation and post graduation can apply for the scheme.
The scheme has 3 components Dr S Radhakrishnan Chair with a grant of Rs 22.50 lakh, Fellowships with a grant of Rs 8.5 lakh each for 4 fellowships and Rajya Sabha Student Engagement Internships with a stipend of Rs 10,000 per month for 10 student.
|Rajya Sabha Research and Study (RSRS) Scheme|
|Benefits:||Fellowship with grant upto Rs 22.50 lakh and internship with Rs 10,000 per month|
|Beneficiaries:||Graduation and post graduate students|
|Launched By:||M. Venkaiah Naidu Chirperson Rajya Sabha|
|Budget:||Rs. 58.5 lakh|
- To provide opportunities to know functioning of parliament to the youth
- To understand socio-economic transformation
Rajya Sabha Research and Study (RSRS) Scheme Components:
- Dr Radhakrishnan Chair:
- Seats: 1
- Duration: 2 years
- Grant: Rs. 22.50 lakh
- Rajya Sabha Fellowship
- Seats: 4
- Duration: 18 months
- Grant: Rs. 8.5 lakh
- Rajya Sabha Student Engagement Internships
- Seats: 10
- Duration: 2 months
- Stipend: Rs. 10,000 per month
Important Dates: Candidates interested in the Dr Radhakrishnan Chair needs to apply by the end of August 2019.
Candidates needs to submit their progress & findings of their research every six months. The Rajya Sabha Research and Study Scheme is launched based on the discussions from the members of the parliament, secretaries along with academic researchers.
How to Apply for Rajya Sabha Research and Study (RSRS) Scheme?
Online application forms for Rajya Sabha Research and Study (RSRS) Scheme are available on the Rajya Sabha official website rajyasabha.nic.in
|STEP 1: CLICK HERE to go the Rajya Sabha Research and Study (RSRS) Scheme & download the application form for the internship/fellowship you want to apply|
|STEP 2: Read the application details completely, fill in the application form, paste photograph, attach required documents|
|STEP 3: Send the application form along with the required documents to the address mentioned on the official website|