Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Applications are now open for SBI Youth for India Fellowship to assist applicants for transition into a rural environment, assess the ground realities and identify a project which combines your interests, the strengths of the partner NGO and the needs of the community.
Short-listed candidates will be called for interview rounds held across major cities in India.
Recognized as the flagship program of SBI Foundation, it is a 13-month long fellowship that enables nation’s youth to work on rural development projects in partnership with experieced NGOs. The fellowship provides a framework for India’s best minds to join hands with rural communities, emphathise with their struggles and connect with their aspirations.
The Program seeks to help India secure an equitable and sustainable growth path by:
Providing educated and passionate urban Indian youth with an opportunity to touch lives and create positive change at the grass root level in rural india
Providing NGOs working on development projects in rural India with educated manpower whose skill sets can be used to catalyze rural development.
Promoting a forum for the Program alumni to share ideas and contribute to rural development throughout their professional life.
The SBI Youth for India fellows work on diverse projects in 12 broad thematic program areas, which cover the entire gamut of rural development.
How to Apply
Interested applicants can apply online via https://www.youthforindia.org/