Selection Process

Stage I - Online Application

  • Applications for the Fellowship Programme 2021 closed on 7th October 2020.

  • On submitting the online application form and uploading of CV (jpg/pdf/word <10 MB), you will receive a reference number. Please make a note of the number for any further communication.

Stage II - Screening

  • In case your application is shortlisted at the first stage of screening, you will be required to fill in a detailed application form.

  • After the detailed application form is received, your application will be evaluated.

  • If your application is shortlisted post this evaluation, you will be invited for the written test.

  • In case your application is not shortlisted at this stage, you will receive an email intimation.

Stage III - Written Test

  • Post evaluation, if shortlisted, you receive an admit card (online) to appear for the written test.

  • You will be scheduled for a digital test on the first or second week of November’20.

  • If you are shortlisted from the digital test you will be asked to submit a Statement of Purpose (SOP). An email asking for a SOP with a deadline will be sent to you. 

  • On receiving your SoP, we will schedule you for a field observation and first round of interview.

Stage IV - Presentation and Interviews

  • The field observation and personal interviews will be held in the second/third week of December 2020. 

  • During the first-round interview, you will be required to make a 10-15 minute presentation to the interview panel on any social issue that concerns you the most. You can use Chart Paper/PPT or any other medium that you are most comfortable with to make the presentation. We will also discuss your field observation experiences.

  • Candidates who clear the first round of interview will go to the final round of interview.

Stage V - Announcing of Final shortlists and Offer

  • We will communicate a final shortlist of Fellows within 15 days after completion of the interview process. The result will be communicated through email.

  • The offer process will take 2 weeks post announcement of the shortlist.

  • On successful completion of the process, you will receive an offer letter through email and the hardcopy at the time of joining.

  • Candidates selected for the Fellowship will have to revert with offer acceptance within one week of receiving the offer through return mail. They have to notify their existing employer about their Fellowship acceptance decision.

  • The date of joining will be second/third week of March 2021.

Please provide a valid email id and contact number while applying and ensure that you keep checking your emails regularly. All communication will be over email.