Selection Process

Before you go ahead, here is the eligibility criteria for applying to the fellowship selection process :-

  1. You are between 20 to 28 years of age
  2. You are already a graduate (in any discipline) or will be by July 2017 before fellowship begins
  3. You are an Indian citizen
  4. You are ready for a 13 month full time commitment to the fellowship
  5. You understand that this is not just a job and will expect you to be engaged 24X7 in the process with the community
  6. You understand that you can be placed in any part of the country and in any thematic area

The selection to India Fellow is a 4 step process


1] Applicants fill a detailed online application form. The 2017 cohort applications was accepted from 1st Dec ’16 to 10th Mar ’17 and the process is closed now.

2] Shortlisted candidates will go through a telephonic conversation with the India Fellow team. This will be from 1st to 31st Mar ’17.

3] Those who qualify after that, work over short field-cum-written assignment from 1st to 10th Apr ’17.

4] Post this they will be invited for an assessment day and personal interview in one of our centres – Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad. This will be between 15th to 30th Apr ’17.


Final selections will be announced only after the personal interview 2 months prior to the commencement date of the fellowship.