Emeritus Fellowship 

Scheme Name  Emeritus Fellowship
Purpose  To provide an opportunity to superannuated teachers of all recognized universities and colleges approved under UGC Act, to pursue active research in their respective field of specialization.
Agency UGC
Govt/PVT Govt
Website  http://www.ugc.ac.in/ef/eligiblity.aspx
Address Secretary
(SA-II/SR-III), University Grants Commission, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi- 110 002
Eligibility  The eligibility will be based on the quality of research and published work contributed by the teacher in his/her service career. The awardee (superannuated) can work under this scheme with a well defined time bound action plan upto the age of 70 years or upto two years (non-extendable) of the award whichever is earlier
Last date 15th Aug,2016
Amount 1. Honorarium of Rs. 31,000/- p.m. from UGC. for two years ( non-extendable)
2. Contingency grant (Non-lapsable) of Rs. 50,000/- p.a towards secretarial
assistance, travel within the country connected with the research project, stationery, postage, consumables, books and journals and equipments. However 3 books and journals and equipments etc. procured out of the contingency grant will be the property of the university/college/institute.
3. Foreign visit in connection with the approved research work of the awardee will be limited to once in a year with the prior approval/no-objection of the Institution/University where the project work is being undertaken along with that of UGC. This will be further subject to no financial liability on the part of UGC.
Number of Awards  100 for Science streams and 100 for Humanities, Social Sciences and Languages (Total 200 Slots)
Subjects Humanities,Social Science,Languages
Procedure Apply online through mentioned website