Young India Fellowship 2016-17
Ashoka University is inviting application for it’s Young India Fellowship Programme 2016-17.
The Young India Fellowship (YIF) is a one-year multidisciplinary postgraduate diploma programme in Liberal Studies.
The Fellowship brings together a group of young men and women who show exceptional intellectual ability and leadership potential from across the country, and trains them to become socially committed agents of change.
YIF exposes them to a diverse set of subjects and perspectives, delivered by some of the finest teachers from India and around the world.
The aim is to help Fellows become well-rounded individuals who are able to think critically from multiple perspectives, communicate effectively and become leaders with a commitment to public service.
Who can apply: Fellowship is open to all young men and women with:
1.) Recognized undergraduate or postgraduate degree
2.) Students who are in the final year of their undergraduate or postgraduate degree
3.) No more than 28 years of age on 31st May, 2016
Also See: IIT Bombay Research Internship 2016-17.
1.) Applicants are required to submit a detailed application dossier.
2.) The selection process includes the following stages:
– evaluation of the submitted application,
– telephone interview,
– a short on-the-spot essay writing test,
– a personal interview.
How to Apply: Applicants can choose one of the following two ways to apply:
– Apply online by registering himself/herself on the YIF website, OR
– Download the application form from the YIF website, and send it to the university.
Applications Open: 22nd August, 2016
Application Deadline: 18th December, 2016
– For more detailed schedule, check this link.
Financial Aid: Young India Fellowship offers need based scholarships that cover, in full or in part to talented and bright students.
– To check more about financial support, see there Financial Aid Page.
Also See: CSIR Nehru Science Research Fellowship 2016.
Duration: One Year Programme
(multidisciplinary postgraduate diploma programme in Liberal Studies.)
The last date to apply for these internships is 18th December, 2016 this year.
Also See– TIFR Mumbai, TIFR Bangalore, TIFR Pune, TIFR Hyderabad.
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