Fellowships In India – List Of Few Fellowships Available In India
Azim Premji Foundation Fellowship
The Azim Premji Foundation Fellowship started this year is a two-year programme where Felllows are expected to work on projects related to education and community development in Karnataka, Chattisgarh, Uttarkhand, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh.
Website : http://azimpremjifoundation.org/fellowships
Gandhi Fellowship is a two-year residential programme that aims to create systemic changes in public schools, by working closely with five school principals in rural areas across the country. After this, they pursue their Research Assistantship in the last phase of their fellowship.
Website : http://www.gandhifellowship.com
This fellowship is meant for people of Indian origin and the fellows are required to implement projects defined by Indicorps and the local grassroot organisations to address community challenges for a duration of one or two years.
Website : http://www.indicorps.org/8/overview
Legislative Assistant to Member of Parliament
The Legislative Assistants to Members of Parliament (LAMP) Fellowship places one legislative assistant to work with one MP for a period of 11 months
Website : http://lamp.prsindia.org/thefellowship
Prime Minister Rural Development Fellowship (PMRDF)
PMRDF is an Indian government programme, where fellows are deployed in 78 earmarked backward districts to assist the District Collector in implementation and monitoring of projects for two or three years.
Teach For India (TFI)
Fellows are required to commit two years to teach full-time in under-resourced schools in five urban cities of India.
Website : http://www.teachforindia.org
Young India Fellowship (YIF)
It is a one-year multi-disciplinary programme with an experiential learning component