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Young India Fellowships
The Young India Fellowship ( YIF ), is a one-year multidisc iplinary postgraduate programme in Liberal Studiesat Ashoka University. The Fellowship brings together a group of bright young individuals who show exceptional intellectual ability and leadership potential, from across the country, and trains litem to becomesocially committed ageul at eihauge.
Cost and Scholarship
The Fellowship is committed to covering, in full or in part, the following :
- Tuition fees
- All material, including shared text books
- Fully furnished residence
Young India Fellowship Eligibility
YIF is open to all young individuals with :
- A recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree in any discipline
- No more than 28 years of age as of 31st May, 2018.
Young India Fellowship Application Form
Applications for the Class of 2019 will open on 25th August, 2017 and close on 4th March, 2018.
YIF follows a rolling admissions process and is split into two rounds. YIF accepts applications within aspecified date-window and selects Fellows from the pool of applications from that round.
Young India Fellowship Selection Process
YIF applicants are evaluated on a combination of their academic record, a sustained demonstration oftheir talent in the domain of their interest and their passion for learning beyond the prescribed curriculum.
The evaluation process includes screening of applications, telephone and personal interviews and test forcritical thinking and communication skills.
Young India Fellowship Important Dates
|1||Starting Date of Application||25th August, 2017|
|2||Last date to Submission of application||17th December, 2017|
|3||Telephonic interviews||16th October, 2017 – 31st January, 2018|
|4||In-person interviews||11th December, 2017 – 15th March, 2018|
|5||Final offers to Selected Candidates||1st February, 2018- 25th March, 2018|
|6||Final offers to wait-listed candidates||16th June, 2018- 25th June, 2018|
|7||Starting Date of Application||18th December, 2017|
|8||Last date to submit application||4th March, 2018|
|9||Telephonic interviews||1st February, 2018 - 15th May, 2018|
|10||In-person interviews||16th March, 2018 - 10th June, 2018|
|11||Final offers to Round 2 applicants||26th March, 2018 - 15th June, 2018|
|12||Final offers to wait-listed candidates||16th June, 2018 - 25th June, 2018|
|13||Programme begins for Class of 2018-19||16th July, 2018|