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Grants for small-scale research projects

The aim of small‐scale research projects grants is to support and promote
original, competitively selected research projects from staff‐members at Pokhara and Gorkha
campuses in order to enhance their capacity to conduct empirical humanistic and social
science research.

The following have been awarded a grant:

"Social inclusion through microfinance‐ an empirical study on SHG women in Pokhara"

  • Grantee: Daneshwar Rakhal
  • Affiliation: PN Campus, Pokhara

"Urbanization through Municipality Declaration. A Comparative Analysis of Putalibazaar Municipality and Waling Municipality, Syangja"

  • Grantee: Amrit Kumar Bhandari
  • Affiliation: PN Campus, Pokhara

"Equitable Access to Higher Education: Exploring the Possibilities of Persons with Visual Impairment"

  • Grantee: Khim Raj Subedi
  • Affiliation: PN Campus, Pokhara

"Violence against Women between Brahmin/Chhetri and Gurung Communities: A Study in Kahun and Namarjung VDCs of Kaski District"

  • Grantee: Shanta Kumari Khatri
  • Affiliation: PN Campus, Pokhara

"Addressing gender issues through classroom practices"

  • Grantee: Shreekrishna Panthee
  • Affiliation: PN Campus, Pokhara

"Secularism in Post‐conflict Nepal for Equality in Right: Social Harmony or Conflict?

  • Grantee: Shurenda Ghimire
  • Affiliation: Gorkha Campus

All grantees participate in the Pre-Ph.D. methodology and project development workshop series organized by PSDR. In addition,  two workshops are dedicated to data collection and analysis/writing up results exclusively for the small-scale research grant holders.

Resource persons:

  • Ulla Ambrosius Madsen, Roskilde University
  • Poul Erik Nielsen, Aarhus University

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