National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources (NISCAIR) Scholarship


The National Institute of Science Communication And Information Resources (NISCAIR) Scholarship was instituted by the NISCAIR for Research Associateship in Information Science. NISCAIR is a center at the all India level for allotting ISSN numbers for scientific journals and periodicals, published in India. NISCAIR is a global entity, which shares scientific details with a large number of institutions spread across more than 40 countries of the whole world.

The National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR) offers scholarships for the 2 years course i.e.. Associateship in Information Science which is equal to the Master's degree in Library and Information Science. The following course has been given due recognition by the Government of India and other Indian universities as well.

Eligibility Criteria for the NISCAIR Scholarships

Atleast 50% marks in the aggregate in post graduation or BE or MBBS or graduation in any other subject in addition to a graduation degree in Library Science and 1 year experience after successful completion of Bachelor in Lib. Sc.

Duration of Scholarships

The scholarship is for a time period of 9 months.

Value of Scholarships

The amount of financial help will covered by the scholarship is for an amount of Rs. 1000/-. Candidates selected for an interview and called to New Delhi are provided to and fro 2nd class sleeper train fare.

Application for Scholarships

Candidates may obtain prospectus and application either personally or through post. A Demand Draft or Postal Order for Rs. 100/-drawn in favor of Director, NISCAIR and payable at New Delhi must be sent.