America India Foundation Service Corps Fellowship

Each year, the American India Foundation awards around twenty, nine-month fellowships beginning in September of each year. Fellows do hands-on development work with world-class nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) throughout India. Fellows work in a variety of development areas including education, livelihood, public health, sustainable
agriculture, and integrated rural development. Fellowships are awarded to highly qualified individuals who demonstrate a deep interest and commitment towards economic development work and towards India. Applicants must be between 21 and 35, have an undergraduate degree prior to starting the program, and be a US citizen or permanent resident. Acceptance into the program is highly competitive and the program typically accepts around nine percent of applicants.

Academic Level
Graduate
Field(s) of Study
Humanities
Social Sciences
Law and Diplomacy
Nomination Required
Yes