The India Fellowship
The India Center at UCF (supported by The India Group Annual Fund and Endowed Fund, The Anil and Chitra Deshpande India Program Endowed Fund and the India Studies Fund of the Global Connections Foundation) and the Global Perspectives Office at UCF are pleased to provide an opportunity for an outstanding UCF student, undergraduate (at least junior level) or graduate, to serve as an India Fellow.
The selected student will work on a research project related to India under the direction of staff and scholars from The India Center (which is jointly administered by the Global Perspectives Office and the Department of Political Science). In addition, India Fellows will contribute to the activities of the The India Center, the Global Perspectives Office and affiliated programs.
The weekly time commitment is approximately ten hours. India Fellows will receive $500.00 for the semester. Students aspiring to become India Fellows should have a minimum GPA of 3.5. A board of reviewers drawn from UCF and the community will evaluate applications and make selections. Two letters of reference, a one-page personal statement, a 5-10 page writing sample, an unofficial transcript and a resume are required..
Fellowship Award: $500.00
- Spring – November 30, 2012
- Fall – July 26, 2013
If you have any questions, please contact Jocelyn Figueroa at (407) 823-5126 or Jocelyn.Figueroa@ucf.edu.