The applicant should have studied one of the 3 languages (Hindi / Tamil / Urdu) either as a major subject or as a Part I / Part II subject upto the graduate level in case of non-technical courses.
If the applicants are from technical areas such as engineering, medicine, etc., they should have studied one of these three languages upto Higher Secondary level.
The value of fellowships: for doctoral research Rs.10,000/- per month with a contingency of Rs.20,000/- per annum; for post doctoral research Rs.12,000/- per month with a contingency of Rs.30,000/- per annum.
For application format, terms and conditions, operational details, etc., please logon to www.ciil-miles.net and look for announcement (New).
The duly filled in applications should reach the following address on or before 31st July 2009. For North Eastern region, the last date is 17th August, 2009.
Mysore - 570 006.