JAN '18 Fellowship Timeline
The Jan '18 Program will take place 2 Jan - 22 June, 2018 in Bangalore, India.
July 25 - September 30, 2017
Applications for the Jan '18 Fellowship Program that will take place in Bangalore, India will accept applications starting July 25. Application Deadline September 30, 2017.
Aug 1 - October 5, 2017
Shortlisted candidates will participate in a phone/skype video interview.
Aug 5 - October 10, 2017
Selected candidates will be extended invitations to join the Jan '18 Fellowship program. Select applicants will also receive scholarship notifications during this time phase.
Aug 10 - October 15, 2017
Candidates will have five (5) days to confirm their acceptances from the date they receive an offer letter. A non-refundable tuition deposit of $450 USD is due at the time the selected candidate confirms his/her acceptance into the fellowship.
Aug 5- Nov 15, 2017
IDEX offers fellows four payment options to pay their remaining tuition balance between Aug 5 and Nov 15.
APPLY FOR BUSINESS VISA
Oct 5 - Nov 1, 2017
Applicants will need to submit a valid (non-expired) copy of their passport at the time they confirm their fellowship offer. Passports must be valid for at least 1 year from submission. Applicants must apply for their Indian Business Visa by Nov 1, 2017 and submit a copy of their Indian Business visa to IDEX no later than Nov 5.
Nov 1 - December 30, 2017
Selected applicants may be invited to participate in an additional round of phone/skype interviews with IDEX's social enterprise partners.
Dec 11- Dec 30, 2017
The Fellowship begins with three weeks of self-paced orientation.
Jan 2 - Jan 6, 2018
Field orientation takes place in Bangalore, India with one week of intense training and immersion, keynote speaker series and group innovation challenges.
ENTERPRISE PLACEMENT + CAPACITY BUILDING
Jan 8 - June 21, 2018
Fellows gain first-hand knowledge and experience working within an emerging market while working alongside their social enterprise placement and participating in professional development workshops.
FELLOWSHIP WRAP-UP + DEBRIEF
June 22, 2018
Fellows will gather in Bangalore for a final reflection event to mark the conclusion of the fellowship.