Applications are invited for five fellowships to promote an innovative research in the Dalit Resource Centre of the Institute. The fellowships are part of the Ford Foundation funded project, ‘Cultural Resources and Forging a democratic order: Marginalised Groups in Northern India: A Research, Documentation and Dissemination Project’. Researchers of high analytical capability with an independent and interdisplinary approach to explore the cultural politics of popular sects in Northern India are requested to apply. The selected candidates will be provided a honourarium with boarding and lodging in the Institute. The research work would be published. Intersested candidates may apply to the Administrative Officer: G B Pant Social Science Institute, Jhusi, Allahabad. E Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Last date of submission of the application will be October 18, 2010.