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. Your 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 are being accepted from 1st Dec ’16 to 28th Feb ’17

2] Shortlisted candidates will go through a telephonic interview with the India Fellow team. This will be from 15th Jan to 15th Mar ’17 on a rolling basis

3] Those who qualify after the telephonic interview work over short field-cum-written assignment from 15th to 31st Mar ’17

4] Post this they will be invited for a day of assessment process and personal interview in one of our centres – Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad. This will be between 5th to 30th Apr ’17


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