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

Prize: Prize (CDCF)


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
Granting OrganisationsResearch Grants Council (HKSAR)