Application invited for Child Rights Research Fellowship

ORG- Child Rights and You (CRY)
Closing Date- 20th September, 2019

About the Organization
CRY is a premier Indian NGO working in the area of Child Rights for over 40 years. They bring innovation to the Development Sector. CRY has many firsts to their credit in Resource Generation, Development Support, Brand Communications, People Practices and Finance They are the only Indian Funding Organization which works for the upliftment of underprivileged Indian children.

About the Fellowship
Through this research fellowship, they seek a combination of formal and informal approaches to explore and discover simple and complex truths about the interplay of culture, ethics and policies determining childhoods. CRY believes in encouraging a community of child rights researchers who will promote & advocate for child rights.

Applicants should be Indians residing in India, above the age of 18 years. If your proposal is part of a submission to any academic institution or if you are already receiving funding for conduct of the research proposed, it will be ineligible for this fellowship.

Applicants may choose to work in any Indian language including English. Your application needs to clearly mention the language in which you will submit the report. As the assessment of your research proposal will be conducted in English, please also include an English translation of the proposal, CV and writing sample.

Grants Size
Up-to 5 fellowships ranging from Rs.50, 000 to Rs.1 lakh will be awarded. Fellows are free to continue their primary occupation. The fellowship grant will be released in instalments against specific deliverables. CRY will not fund any capital expenditure incurred by the fellow.

The duration of the fellowship is one year.

Application must be include
  1. A three-page proposal in the prescribed format, which briefly explains your topic of study, objectives and research question within a framework, proposed methodology, time lines, a reading list of related literature/existing studies on the subject and a detailed budget
  2. A two-page updated CV in the prescribed format
  3. A sample of your published or unpublished paper/article or any documentation done on a related theme.
  4. Names, phone numbers and email addresses of two referees willing to furnish a reference for you.

How to apply
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