(Last Updated On: July 8, 2017)
Each scholarship provides: –
* Approved airfare to the United Kingdom and return at the end of the award (the CSC will neither reimburse the cost of fares for dependents, nor usually the cost of journeys made before the award is finally confirmed).
*Approved tuition and examination fees.
*Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £ 1,043 per month, or £ 1,279 per month for those at universities in the London metropolitan
area (rates quoted at 2016-2017 levels)
*Thesis grant towards the cost of preparing a thesis or dissertation,wherever applicable.
*Warm clothing allowance,wherever applicable.
*Study travel grant towards the cost of study-related travel within the United Kingdom or overseas.
*For PhD Scholars, fieldwork grant towards the cost of fieldwork undertaken overseas (usually the cost of one economy class return
airfare to scholar fieldwork location).
*For PhD Scholars, paid mid-term visit (airfare) to their home country (unless they have claimed (or intend to claim) spouse and/or child
allowances during their scholarship, or have received a return airfare to their home country for fieldwork).
If scholarship is at least 18 months long, the following family allowances:
Spouse allowance of £224 per month if the scholar and his/her spouse are living together at the same address in the UK (unless
his/her spouse is also in receipt of a scholarship; otherconditions also apply)
*Child allowance of £224 per month for the first child, and £110 per month for the second and third child under the age of 16, if
scholar is accompanied by his/her spouse and children and they are living with him/her at the same address in the UK.
*If scholar is widowed, divorced, or a single parent (irrespective of thelength of her scholarship), child allowance of £448 per month for the first child, and £110 per month for the second and third child under the age of 16, if scholar is accompanied by his/her children and they are living with him/her at the same address in the UK.
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