Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Azad Bhavan, New Delhi


Request for Financial Assistance


ICCR invites applications from Sanskrit scholars for financial assistance to attend the 17th World Sanskrit Conference, 6-15 July 2018, Vancouver, Canada.


Those applying for financial assistance should meet the following criteria:

(i)  Their paper should have already been accepted by the 17th World Sanskrit Conference Selection Committee.

(ii) The scholar should be an Indian national.

(iii) This assistance is available only for those scholars who have never attended the World Sanskrit Conference before and whose paper has been accepted for the first time.

(iv) Those scholars who have already received financial assistance/grant from other sources need not apply.


2. The last date for sending in the applications is 1st May 2018.



All applications should be addressed to Director General, ICCR