The UCLA Center for India and South Asia announces
the Sardar Patel Award for the best dissertation submitted at any American university on the
subject of modern India in 2010.
The award continues to this day, honoring the legacy of Sardar Patel.
Established in 1999, the Sardar Patel award is annually conferred by the Center for India and South Asia at UCLA. An endowment was created by funds donated by the Friends of the Sardar Patel Association provided to the UCLA Foundation. The award was created to honor the best doctoral dissertation on any aspect of modern India - social sciences, humanities, education and fine arts - in any U.S. University or academic institution awarding the Ph.D. The award continues to this day, honoring the legacy of Sardar Patel. Please click here for full details on how to apply for the award. **Please note that the deadline for this award has passed**
Inquiries regarding competition guidelines should be directed as follows:
Professor Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Doshi Chair of Indian History
Department of History, University of California at Los Angeles
6265 Bunche Hall, Box 951473
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1473
Ph: (310) 825-3376