July '17 Fellowship Timeline
The July '17 Program will take place 3 July - 21 December, 2017 in Bangalore, India.
Feb 1 - March 31, 2017
Applications for the July '17 Fellowship Program that will take place in Bangalore, India will accept applications starting Feb 1. Application Deadline March 31, 2017.
Feb 1 - April 5, 2017
Shortlisted candidates will participate in a phone/skype video interview.
Feb 5 - April 10, 2017
Selected candidates will be extended invitations to join the July '17 Fellowship program. Select applicants will also receive scholarship notifications during this time phase.
Feb 10 - April 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.
Feb 5- June 15, 2017
IDEX offers fellows four payment options to pay their remaining tuition balance between Feb 5 and June 15.
APPLY FOR BUSINESS VISA
April 5 - June 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 June 1, 2017 and submit a copy of their Indian Business visa to IDEX no later than June 5.
May 1 - June 15, 2017
Selected applicants may be invited to participate in an additional round of phone/skype interviews with IDEX's social enterprise partners.
June 12 - June 30, 2017
The Fellowship begins with three weeks of self-paced orientation.
July 3 - July 7, 2017
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
July 10 - December 21, 2017
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
December 22, 2017
Fellows will gather in Bangalore for a final reflection event to mark the conclusion of the fellowship.