IGNOU FInancial Assistance For Research

IGNOU FInancial Assistance For Research

Distance Education Council, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi ? 110 068

Financial Assistance for Research:

The Distance Education Council strives to promote excellence in teaching and research in Open and Distance Learning (ODL) system by supporting teachers and academics from all institutions of higher learning preferably Open Universities and Distance Education Institutions by providing them financial assistance for undertaking research on the ODL system in the following disciplines:

Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce, Management, Education, Law, including Online Education, Media, Communication and Satellite Technology.

The quantum of assistance:

Major Research Project Rs.2 to 10 Lakhs (Duration: up to 3 years)

Minor Research Project Up to Rs.2 Lakhs (Duration 1-2 years)

Proposals should be submitted on or before 31st January, 2007. Format for submission of proposal is given in: ?Guidelines for Research Project Funding in Distance Education? which can be procured from DEC.

The research proposal may be sent to:

The Director, Distance Education Council, DEC Building, IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi ? 110 068.

IGNOU FInancial Assistance For Research