Rajya Sabha is inviting applications from eligible candidates for Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Chair, four (4) Rajya Sabha Fellowships and ten (10) Rajya Sabha Student Engagement Internships. Total recruitment : 15 Posts.
Last date: April 1, 2021
Rajya Sabha Recruitment 2021 Details
Name of post : Dr. S. Radhakrishnan Chair
No. of posts : 1
Eligibility Criteria : The Chair is open to an eminent researcher/academic of repute/expert with proven record of research or scholarship and publications in the study of political system, democratic institutions and socio-economic challenges facing the nation. Former Members of Parliament/State Legislatures and former officers of Parliament/State Legislature Secretariats are also eligible to apply. Duration of the chair is for two years, extendable up to one year.
Salary : The occupant of the Chair is entitled for a grant of Rs.20 lakh plus Rs.2.50 lakh as contingency grant
Name of post : Rajya Sabha Fellowship
No. of posts : 4
Eligibility Criteria : The Fellowship is open to scholars who have relevant educational qualification/experience for undertaking the study in line with the objective of the Scheme. Former Members of Parliament/ State Legislatures and former officers of Parliament/State Legislature Secretariats are also eligible to apply. Duration of the Fellowship is 18 months which is extendable upto six months.
Salary : The fellows are entitled to get a grant of Rs.8 lakhs plus Rs.50,000/- as contingency grant.
Name of post :Rajya Sabha Student Engagement Internship
No. of posts : 10
Eligibility Criteria : Students pursuing graduation and post-graduation courses in any discipline would be eligible for internship programme. There would be ten Internships for the duration of two months during summer vacation.
Salary : The interns would be paid a consolidated amount of Rs.10,000/- per month as stipend.
How to apply : Duly filled in applications along with duly filled in proformas for Dr. S.Radhakrishnan Chair and Rajya Sabha Fellowships may be sent through e-mail at [email protected] and for Rajya Sabha Student Engagement Internships at [email protected] on or before 31st March, 2021.