Applications are hereby invited for award of Undergraduate Scholarships in Performing Arts and Fine Arts (Music, Dance and Painting) by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), New Delhi.

Applicants should be between the age of 20-25 years, and posses a minimum of three passes in GCE Advanced Level including ‘B’ pass in the subject applied for e.g. Dance, Music or Art. In addition, they should have at least a simple pass in the English language in GCE Ordinary Level and Advanced Level.The ICCR Scholarship scheme provides scholarship in Dance, Music, Fine Arts courses for one year which can be extended for further years after reviewing their results.

The application form can be obtained from the Indian Cultural Centre, No.16/2, Gregory’s Road, Colombo 7 on weekdays between 9.30 am to 1.00 pm from May 25  to  June 5, 2015. The applicant can also download the application forms from the site The candidates have to fill up the following three application forms and submit to Indian Cultural Centre, Colombo or The Assistant High Commission of India, No.31 Rajapihilla Mawatha, PO Box 47, Kandy, phone no. 081-2222652 or The Consulate General of India, No.103, New Road, Hambantota, phone no. 047-2222500 or The Consulate General of India, No.14 Maruthady Lane, Nallur, Jaffna, phone no. 021-2220502.

1. Application Form for scholarships including Check List and Mission’s Certificate -2014 (Six Sets)

2. Physical Fitness Verification – Proforma for Health Check-Up – 2014  (Six sets)
3. General Instructions to Applicants -2015

Application forms (six sets) duly filled in and supported by VCD or DVD and photographs (7) should be handed over to any of the above offices between 10.00 to 1.00 pm in person by 15.6.2015. The applicants must bring their certificates in original at the time of submission of their duly filled-in forms. For further details please call ICC on No.2684698.