GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF CULTURE
Scholarships To Young Artistes For The Year 2005-2006
The Department of Culture invites applications from Indian Nationals for award of Scholarships TO Young Artistes For The Year 2005-2006
1. Under this Scheme, a total of 400 Scholarships are awarded each year to Young Artistes in Different cultural fields in (i) Indian Classical Music (ii) Indian Classical Dance (iii) Theatre (iv) Visual Arts and (v) Folk, Traditional and Indigenous Arts.
2. The selected awardees will be required to undergo advanced training on a full-time basis for two years under a reputed Guru/Institute within one month of the award of scholarship.
3. As the scholarships are awarded for advanced training, the candidate should have undergone a minimum of 5 years training with their Gurus/Institutes. The Certificates to this effects in Part II of the Performa duly signed by the present Guru/Institute should be submitted alongwith the application.
4. The Scholarship carries a value of Rs.2000/- per month and is tenable for a period of two years which is not extendable. Artistes in the age group of 18-25 (eighteen to twenty five) years as on 01.04.2005 are eligible to apply.
PLEASE TYPE OUT AND COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING FORMAT AND FORWARD IT TO THE SECTION OFFICER, S&F SECTION, DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE, ROOM NO.333 “C” WING SHASTRI BHAVAN, NEW DELHI – 110 001 , SO AS TO REACH ON OR BEFORE 30th June 2005 . PLEASE INDICATE IN BLOCK LETTERS ON TOP OF THE ENVELOPE-APPLICATION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS TO YOUNG ARTISTES.
For more details and application format please refer Employment News 21 – 27 May 2005.