Small Study and Research Grant (UK)

Dr Rangachar Vasantha

Krishnadevaraya Wodeyar III's contributions to the field of board games and chess  

The grant was to secure research materials relating to the contribution of Krishnadevaraya Wodeyar III made to the field of board games and chess, from  the V&A Museum, the British Museum and the British Library, in London.

Satarupa Dutta

Satgaon quilts (Indo-Portuguese trade textiles from Bengal) and related materials in the V&A and other UK institutions

Dr J Raja Mohamed

Ritual objects, vessels, and tools of South India in the collections of the V&A Museum, London

Rakesh Dattatraya Dhawade

Research, study and display of historical arms and armour of Saurashtra, Gujarat, and Rajputana

The grant assisted with documentation of conservation and display techniques for arms and armour in the UK and was held in conjunction with a UK Travel Award.

Sina Panja

An Archaeological History of Independence

Materials relating to her study of archaeological research in 1930-50, the era preceding and succeeding India's independence

Jyotsna Arora

Towards a Digital Asset Managament System for the National Museum

Dr Arati Deshpande Mukherjee

Molluscs in Indian Archaeology 

For materials relating to her training in scientific techniques for research on molluscs in Indian archaeology

Dr Nandini Sinha

A history of tribal and pastoral peoples (7th to 19th century)

Kakoli Barkakoti

Assamese paintings in UK

Dr Kalpana K T Adikonda

Documentation of artefacts from India housed in UK museums