Best fellowship in India-Eligibility,Application (Gov & International )

Certainly! Here’s an updated version that includes information about the application process for each fellowship:

1. Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship:

  • Purpose:
    • Enhance the quality of research in higher educational institutions.
    • Attract and nurture top research talent in the country.
    • Foster development through innovation.
  • Advantages:
    • Attractive fellowships to incentivize exceptional scholars.
    • Aligns with the vision of national development through cutting-edge research.
  • Eligibility: Pursuing Ph.D. in specified institutions with specific program-related criteria.
  • Duration: Variable based on the individual’s Ph.D. timeline.
  • Stipend: Rs. 70,000/-
  • Application: Apply here
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2. India Fellow Program:

  • Purpose:
    • Facilitate transformative social leadership among young Indians.
    • Provide firsthand exposure to grassroots realities for self-discovery.
  • Advantages:
    • Immersive experience in diverse social contexts.
    • Opportunity to discover and align with one’s true calling.
  • Eligibility: Age 20 to 30, graduate or pending graduation.
  • Duration: 18 Months
  • Stipend: Rs. 15,000-18,000/-
  • Application: Apply here
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3. LAMP Fellowship:

  • Purpose:
    • Learn the intricacies of law-making and public policy.
    • Offer a unique opportunity for young Indians to contribute to parliamentary processes.
  • Advantages:
    • Full-time mentorship by a Member of Parliament.
    • Direct involvement in shaping public policy.
  • Eligibility: Below 25 years, Bachelor’s degree.
  • Duration: 1 year (June to Budget session)
  • Stipend: Rs. 20,000/-
  • Application: Apply here
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4. Azim Premji Foundation Fellowship:

5. SBI Youth for India Fellowship:

6. Chief Minister Fellowship Program (Maharashtra):

7. Teach for India Fellowship:

  • Purpose:
    • Mobilize India’s brightest individuals to serve as full-time teachers in underserved schools.
    • Expose fellows to grassroots education realities.
  • Advantages:
    • Development of leadership skills through classroom teaching and community engagement.
  • Eligibility: Indian citizen or OCI, fluent in English, completed coursework by June 2023.
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Stipend: Rs. 23,043/-
  • Apply here :
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8. UGC-NET Junior Research Fellowship:

  • Purpose:
    • Support research through the UGC-NET and UGC-CSIR programs.
    • Encourage candidates to pursue M.Phil/PhD within a specific timeframe.
  • Eligibility: Qualified in NET-JRF or UGC-CSIR, with M.Phil/PhD registration within two years.
  • Duration: 2-5 Years
  • Stipend: Rs. 25,000/-
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9. Gandhi Fellowship Program:

  • Purpose:
    • Cultivate leaders for a thriving India.
    • Encourage committed citizens to play a key role in creating positive change.
  • Advantages:
    • Monthly sustenance allowance and interest-free reserve to support fellows.
  • Eligibility: 18-26 years, graduate/post-graduate in diverse fields.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Stipend: Basic monthly sustenance of Rs 7000 (pre-tax) and Interest-free reserve amount of Rs 1,61,000 cumulated from the remaining Rs 7000
  • Apply here :
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10. IIHS Urban Fellows Programme:

  • Purpose:
    • Provide scholarship-based, interdisciplinary education in urban practice.
    • Introduce fellows to diverse forms of urban practice through classroom teaching, applied learning, and internships.
  • Advantages:
    • Combines theoretical learning with practical, site-based experiences.
  • Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree, age not exceeding 30 years.
  • Duration: 9 Months
  • Apply here :
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11. William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India

William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India is a 10 month leadership fellowship that pairs a select number of young professionals with credible NGOs and social enterprises in India in order to accelerate impact and create effective projects that are replicable, scalable, and sustainable.

Applicants must be between the ages of 21 and 34 and completed an undergraduate degree. AIF provides a round trip ticket to India, insurance coverage, and a monthly stipend to each Fellow.

  • Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 21 and 34 and completed an undergraduate degree. Applicants must be a U.S. or Indian citizen, or a U.S. permanent resident.
  • Duration: 10 Months
  • Stipend: Stipends vary from Rs. 16,000 per month to Rs. 35,000 per month based on location.

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