The Young India Fellowship (YIF) is a one-year multidisciplinary postgraduate diploma programme in Liberal Studies. The Fellowship brings together a group of 300 bright young individuals who show exceptional intellectual ability and leadership potential from across the country and trains them to become socially committed agents of change.
The eligibility criteria to apply for the YIF are:
A Young India Fellow could be someone who has:
Applicants are required to submit a detailed application dossier. The selection process will be carried out in 3 stages, each one being an elimination stage.
The final selection will be based on the cumulative score of all the 3 stages.
Admission Schedule for YIF Class of 2019-2020
To know about the important timelines for the three rounds, please click on this link- https://www.ashoka.edu.in/page/yif-timeline-139
Scholarships and Financial Aid
The Young India Fellowship believes that talented and bright students may belong to any social or economic stratum. To make it possible for all deserving applicants to avail this opportunity, Young India Fellowship offers need-based scholarships that cover, in full or in part:
The entire payment needs to be made before the start of the programme.
To know about the detailed fee structure, please click on this link- https://www.ashoka.edu.in/page/yif-scholarships-140