Azim Premji Foundation’s Fellowship Programm to give an educational and social sector experience to a varius kind of applicants from a different backgrounds.
Two year’s Scholarship programme:
- Year 1 would be distributed between teaching in government schools, immersion in education to develop/ build their perspective along with participation in the activities of the Foundation’s District Institute (DI) where they are placed, to understand the various roles in the DI.
- Year 2 would be focused upon capacity building of the Fellows based upon the role they could possibly contribute in the DI after the Fellowship.
During this period the focus would be to provide opportunities to the Fellows to build an understanding in the area of education through teaching and capacity building in various roles in the DI. They will be actively mentored and will benefit from hands-on experience of working in the field.
Fellows will be posted to some of the least developed districts of rural districts of Karnataka and need to be prepared to live and work in the highly challenging environments that they will encounter there.
Fellows should have 3 to 10 years of work experience, with a post-graduate or a professional degree in any discipline. Knowledge of Kannada is required. We welcome people from a variety of backgrounds. What is important is your willingness to explore the social sector and the desire to contribute.
If any one wants fellowship then can apply here:
Applicants can contact for inquiries:
Azim Premji Foundation
Next to Wipro Corporate Office,
Bangalore – 560035
Tel: +91-80-6614 4900/01/02
Fax: +91-80-6614 4903