July '18 Fellowship Timeline
The July '18 Program will take place 2 July - 21 December, 2018 in Bangalore, India.
December 4, 2017 - April 30, 2018
Applications for the July '18 Fellowship Program that will take place in Bangalore, India will accept applications starting December 4, 2017. Application Deadline : April 30, 2018.
January 10, 2018 - May 4, 2018
Shortlisted candidates will participate in a phone/skype video interview.
January 10, 2018 - May 11, 2018
Selected candidates will be extended invitations to join the July '18 Fellowship Program. Select applicants will also receive scholarship notifications during this time phase.
January 15, 2018 - May 16, 2018
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.
January 15, 2018 - June 15, 2018
IDEX offers fellows four payment options to pay their remaining tuition balance between January 15, 2018 and June 15, 2018.
APPLY FOR BUSINESS VISA
April 2, 2018 - May 21, 2018
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 May 10, 2018 and submit a copy of their Indian Business Visa to IDEX no later than May 20, 2018.
May 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018
Selected applicants may be invited to participate in an additional round of phone/skype interviews with IDEX's social enterprise partners.
June 11, 2018 - June 30, 2018
The Fellowship begins with three weeks of self-paced orientation.
July 2, 2018 - July 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
July 9, 2018 - December 20, 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
December 21, 2018
Fellows will gather in Bangalore for a final reflection event to mark the conclusion of the fellowship.