The Institute for South Asia Studies (ISAS) at the University of California, Berkeley works with faculty members, graduate students, community members, private institutions, and non-profit organizations to deepen understanding of the region and to create new generations of scholars of South Asia. It is one of the world’s leading institutes for research and programs on South Asia. In 2018 they are offering Bhattacharya Graduate Fellowship to the UC Berkeley graduate students that award competitive grants for topics related to contemporary India.
- $1000 will be provided for research travel to India (a total of two will be awarded) and
- $500 will be provided for domestic conference travel for presentations (a total of four will be awarded).