Applications have been invited by the Charles Wallace India Trust (CWIT) for scholarships for Indian students who are already pursuing a career in fields like Academic, professional and Artistic courses and enables them to spend time in the UK.
CWIT is named after Charles Wallace (1855-1916) who lived in Calcutta and gave rise to the Shaw Wallace Company. In the year 1981, following an agreement between India and Great Britain, CWIT was established as an English Charity. Among its four trustees one is nominated by the British Council. In over thirty years, CWIT has offered over 2700 grants to qualified Indian students who are studying in Great Britain. British Council gives valuable administrative guidance and support to CWIT.
Applications must be sent to SUISS and their own international fares must be provided by them along with their personal expenditure.
Application forms for Charles Wallace Long Term awards 2015-16 will be accepted till 30 November 2016 at your nearest British Council centre.
Apply for short research and professional visits before 31 December 2014. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by end of March/beginning of April 2015.
Apply for grants for your final year of doctoral study in UK before 31 December, 2014.
British Council is found in the following cities in India. The phone numbers have been listed below.
New Delhi: +91 11 4219 9000, 18001024353
Ahmedabad: +91 79 2646 4693/2398
Bangalore: +91 80 2248 9220
Chennai: +91 44 4205 0600, 18001024353
Hyderabad: +91 40 2348 3100
Kolkata: +91 33 4007 4300/ +91 33 2282 5370
Mumbai : +91 22 6748 6748, 18001024353
Pune: +91 20 4100 5300/ 5310