IDEX Accelerator Global Fellowship Program (July 2019 Cohort)

Due Date: 15.4 2019. Fellows representing diversity across nationalities, professional experience, academic disciplines, life perspectives, and personal passions are invited to apply for this high intensity, self-directed, hands-on, immersive six-month fellowship experience hosted in India.

Fellows will work full-time with one of IDEX’s partner enterprises in India as key staff members, interacting with customers, working hands-on with projects while building their proficiencies and grappling first-hand with the complex issues of working for a socially-minded enterprise.

The program is centered around 1:1 coaching, monthly mentoring workshops, curated readings, capacity building workshops, personal and professional development challenges, and relationship building with like-minded professionals.

Candidates must possess a college/university degree (any level or field); English language proficiency (written and verbal); minimum 1-3 years professional work experience; ability to obtain an India business visa (minimum of 6 months); excellent listening and communication skills (written and verbal); ability to perform in a high pressure environment.

IDEX is a tuition-based fellowship program. Tuition does not include travel to/from India, airport transfers, passport/business visa costs, housing, or living expenses.

Stipends for transportation (within India) and tuition will be provided. A limited number of partial scholarships will be available to select candidates for use towards program tuition.