Grants towards final year of Doctoral study in UK

CWIT offers a few grants to Indian students in the final stages of their doctorates at UK universities.

The deadline for doctoral study visit applications for the session 2017-18 is 31 December 2016. 

How to apply

Apply direct to CWIT in London by e-mail, providing the following information:

  • a brief CV and Statement of Purpose i.e why you want the grant
  • the names and e-mail addresses of two referees who know your work
  • an assurance that you expect to return to India to pursue a career there
  • details of any other grants for which you are applying

All applications has to be sent on this email address :


Applicants should be:

  • studying in fields covered by CWIT
  • be Indian citizens domiciled in India and who are returning to India on completion of their studies
  • Between 25-38 years of age
  • Not in receipt of a CWIT grant in previous 5 years