IIHS Urban Fellows Programme
Indian Institute for Human Settlements

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Scholarship Overview

Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS) invites applications from bachelor's degree holders for IIHS Urban Fellows Programme 2021. The programme is a 10-month full-time, residential, inter-disciplinary fellowship based at the IIHS City Campus in Bengaluru. The selected candidates shall receive scholarships that cover tuition fees and stipends to cover daily living expenses.


The selected candidates will receive the following benefits:

  • Residential fellowship delivered through 8 months of in-class teaching at IIHS City Campus in Bengaluru followed by 2 months of internship placements
  • Scholarship that covers tuition fee
  • Stipends available to cover daily living expenses for candidates with significant financial needs


  • Personal statement
  • Essays
  • Audio-visual material of candidate's own making that compliments the application to be uploaded
  • Any other information the candidate would like to provide (up to 200 words)
  • Sample of work


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by March, 2022. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be an Indian citizen
  • Have basic proficiency in reading English
  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in any subject or discipline
  • Not exceed 30 years of age at the time of the program commencement
  • Be born on or after 1 August 1990

Note: Applicants without any formal education after their 10+2 may also apply.

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

Step 1: Click on the "Apply Now" button below and register.
Step 2: Login and fill an application containing personal details, education details, personal essays, sample work, etc.
Step 3: Submit the application online or by post to the address below:

The Admissions Committee
IIHS Bengaluru City Campus, 
No. 197/36, 2nd Main Road, 
Bengaluru 560 080