Malcolm & Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust
Grants to autonomous colleges / universities for taking up research projects
This grant is mainly confined to Autonomous colleges / Universities functioning within the State. Trust sends letters sometime during January / February to Autonomous colleges asking them to send research proposals on socially relevant subjects before March. The Research proposals should not contain the name of the candidate whereas the details about the research scholar, such as his/her contact details, email id., name of the college and other details about the scholar should be furnished in a separated sheet attached to the proposal in order to ensure unbiased selection of the proposal for assistance. Proposals received by the Trust are placed before the Programme Advisory Committee (PAC) for selecting the best ten or twelve among them for assistance.