SBI Youth for India Fellowship Program 2017

State Bank of India (SBI) has invited Scholarships for Youth for India Fellowship Program 2017 intake.

Eligibility for SBI Scholarhips 2017

You must be highly motivated, outstanding young professional or fresh graduates between the ages of 21-32 as on date of commencement of programme).

You must be an Indian citizen.

Program Structure

Training: You will go through a carefully designed orientation and training program to sensitize you to the rural ethos, introduce you to rural project management techniques and equip you to handle the challenges of working on rural development projects. The training will include classroom sessions with guest speaker as well as field’s visits.

Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Leadership and team building skills
  • Project Design and Management
  • Nee Assessment
  • Questionnaire Design
  • Impact Analysis
  • Writing case-studies
  • Documentation techniques

Project Work: You will be assigned a project in accordance with your interest/skill sets and the requirements of the partner NGO.

For the entire duration of the project, you will be provided with a mentor by the partner NGO who will provide guidance and held you to successfully address the challenges you may face.

Fellowship/Support

As part of the Fellowship, SBI will provide a monthly allowance of Rs.15000 during the course of the programme, adequate to meet living expenses.

Local Transport Allowance – Rs.1000 per month.

In addition, to and fro travel cost of the Fellows from his/her place of residence to the project site as well as for training programs will be paid by the Bank Medical cover will also be provided.

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After completion of the Programme, you can if you choose, return to the mainstream and leverage the insight that you would have gained about and to develop products and services suited to rural markets.

Important Dates SBI Youth for India Fellowship Program 2017

Last date for Submission of the Completed Application Form: June 10th 2017

Shortlisted candidates to be invited for Interview: June 13th 2017

Applicants selected to be Program Fellows will be intimated: July 03rd 2017

Program Commences on: August and October 2017

Selection Process for fellowship Programs

Applicants will be shortlisted for interview based on their application Final Selection will be based on the performance in Interview.

How to Apply – SBI Youth Fellowship 2017..?

The application form is available website www.youthforindia.org, and you are requested to submit the completed application form online.