The fellowship amount will be ₹1.8 million/year. This is, at the current (December 2022) exchange rate is USD 22,000. In terms of purchasing power parity, USD 22,000 in India is equivalent to > USD 65,000 in USA.
In addition, we provide medical insurance as per the prevailing guidelines of Ashoka University. The fellowship provides additional contingency funds for research, and we offer support to attend conferences in which Fellows make presentations of their original work carried out as part of the fellowship. The world-class sports complex and library are free facilities, while the multi cuisine dining is subsidised.