Inlaks fellowship for Indian classical music

Inlaks fellowship for Indian classical music


The Foundation invites applications for the selection of Fellowships for Indian Classical Music (Hindustani Raag Sangeet and Carnatic Music) 2017. This fellowship is intended to help vocal musicians in their formative years to further their creative talent by providing financial assistance.

The deadline for receiving applications for these fellowships is October 30th 2017.



Applications are invited from young vocal musicians to either:

A) Pursue additional training with a musician (vocalist) or instrumentalist, other than one’s regular guru) or with artists from other areas of performance.

B) Undertake performance-related research (Including language and poetry) that enriches their own learning or practice.

C) A combination of the above. The award is a sum of Rs.1,20,000/- (Rupees One Lakh Twenty Thousand Only) for a period of one year.

The fellowships could number around 2-3, depending on the merit of the applications received.


  • The applicant for this fellowship must be an Indian citizen, currently resident in India, practicing vocal music in the Indian classical tradition.
  • The recipient should not be holding a similar /government scholarship or award during the same tenure.
  • He / she should be below the age of 30 years on 31st December in the year of application

The applications may be sent to the following email:

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