Pallavi Pathak
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New Delhi, Updated on May 17, 2023 12:12 IST

The SBI Foundation has invited youth to the fellowship program. Youth for India Fellowship registrations are to close on May 31, 2023.

SBI Foundation invites youth to Fellowship Program 

SBI Foundation, the CSR arm of State Bank Group, invited applications for the 11th edition of the Youth for India Fellowship program. The Fellowship provides a framework for educated urban youth -fresh graduates or young professionals - to join hands and foster change with rural communities and NGOs at the grassroots across 17 Indian states. The last date to apply for the program is May 31, 2023.

The applicants for this 13-month Youth for India Fellowship must be Indian Citizens, Overseas Citizens of India, or Citizens of Bhutan and Nepal, willing to adjust and adapt to rural life and work towards sustainable rural development goals. 

Eligibility Criteria, Application Process for SBI Foundation’s Fellowship Program 

Following are the eligibility requirements:

To apply for the program, the education requirement is a bachelor’s degree to be completed before October 1, 2023. The age criteria is between 21 to 32 years.

Who can apply: An Indian citizen, a citizen of Nepal/Bhutan, or an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI).

Application process: Stage 1 (Registration & Online Assessment), Stage 2 (Personal Interview)

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Over the last 10 years, Youth for India has seen active participation from hundreds of Indian youth. This also included Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) in addition to applicants from metropolitan cities of India. In terms of capacity building, the Program has impacted over 1,00,000 beneficiaries through the Fellows' interventions ranging across the 12 different thematic areas. These interventions were carried out in 200+ villages across 20 States in India.

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