SBI Youth for India Fellowship
SBI Youth for India is an Indian rural fellowship programme initiated, funded and managed by the State Bank of India in partnership with non-governmental organizations. Fellows work with the NGOs on grassroots development projects.
Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Recognized as the flagship programme of SBI Foundation, it is a 13-month long Fellowship that enables the nation’s youth to work on rural development projects in partnership with experienced NGOs.
The Fellowship provides a framework for India’s best minds to join hands with rural communities, empathise with their struggles and connect with their aspirations.
Launched on 1st March, 2011, the pilot batch had 27 fellows who successfully completed the Fellowship. The feedback for the concept was overwhelmingly positive from all the stakeholders, and its impact was substantial and notable on the....