Fellowships for Academic Research are expected to lead to the production of a publishable monograph by the end of the grant period. While fellowships are available to scholars at any stage of their careers, postgraduate research or a doctoral degree are a prerequisite for proposals under this category.


The Political Representation of Women in Afghanistan Swapna Kona Nayadu (New Delhi, India)

Regional Cooperation against Human Trafficking Sarasu E Thomas (Bengaluru, India)


Structural Violence and Women: A Case Study of Hudood Ordinances in Pakistan (1979 to 2006) Hammad Ahmad Malik (Islamabad, Pakistan)

Women in Post-Conflict Polity Building: Lessons from Afghanistan R. Ramasubramanian (New Delhi, India)

Divided Families in Kargil region: Impact on Women Seema Shekhawat and Debidatta Aurobindo Mahapatra (Jammu, India)


Between Two Worlds: Long-term Effects of Communal Violence on a Multi-religious, Marginalized, Threatened Community (Pranamis): A Cultural Psychological Analysis Chavi Bhargava Sharma (Jaipur, India)

Violent Spaces, Violated Persons: Rethinking the Camp and the Refugee in South AsiaAnanya Vajpeyi (New Delhi, India)

International Relations Theory and Non-traditional Approaches to Security Siddharth Mallavarapu (New Delhi, India)


Women Scientists’ Perception of the Nuclear Issue A. Subramaniyam Raju (Hyderabad, India)

Women-in-Exile: Tibetan Women’s Refugees’ Experiences in India Eranpeni Ezung (New Delhi, India)

Justice, Reconciliation and Constitution Making: Making Sure the Future Constitution Kishali Pinto Jayawardene (Colombo, Sri Lanka) works for Sri Lankan Women

Taliban’s War on Women: Afghan Refugees in Delhi Minakshi Das (Bhubaneshwar,India)

The Taming of a River: Gender Displacement and Resistance in Anti-Dam Movements. Deepanjali Bakshi (Bangalore, India) Bina Srinivasan (Baroda, India)

In the Line of Fire—Women in the Armed Forces Deepanjali Bakshi (Bangalore, India)

In (Equality) Amid (Non) Plurality: The Pakistani Experience Jeff Redding Islamabad, Pakistan

Violence and Sexuality in the Iconography of the Nation Mangalika de Silva (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

Representation of Post-Chagai Alternative Discourse in the Media Zafarullah Khan (Islamabad, Pakistan)


Women’s Uprising in Manipur—A legacy Continued Bhabananda Takhellambam Imphal, India

Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act and its Impact on Women in Nagaland Khatoli Khala New Delhi, India

Images of Muslim Women: A Study on the Representation of Muslim Women in the Media (1985-2001) Sabina Kidwai (New Delhi, India)