RGC Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme (HSSPFS) Award 2017

Prize: Prize / Award


Prof Niranjana’s award-winning project is entitled “Musicophilia and publicness in Mumbai: A new approach to cultural analysis”. Her project proposal is one of only 5 successful proposals among the 21 applications in the 2017/18 round of this prestigious scheme from all the eight UGC-funded universities.

HSSPFS is a prestigious fund. It aims at granting outstanding investigators with a proven track record of research and publication to enable them to build on a research program that is already well defined and developed, leading to significant advances in knowledge, insights of interest or value to the research community.
Degree of recognitionInternational
OrganisationsResearch Grants Council