JANUARY '19 Fellowship Timeline
The January '19 Program will take place 7th January - 28th June, 2019 in Bangalore, India.
1st August, 2018
Applications for the January '19 Fellowship Program that will take place in Bangalore, India will accept applications starting 1st August, 2018.
6th August, 2018 - 15th October, 2018
Shortlisted candidates will participate in a phone/skype video interview.
14th August, 2018 - 22nd October, 2018
Selected candidates will be extended invitations to join the January '19 Fellowship Program. Select applicants will also receive scholarship notifications during this time phase.
21st August, 2018 - 30th October, 2018
Candidates will have seven (7) 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.
21st August, 2018 - 15th December, 2018
IDEX offers fellows four payment options to pay their remaining tuition balance between 21st August and 15th December, 2018.
APPLY FOR BUSINESS VISA
1st October, 2018 - 9th November, 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 9th November, 2018 latest and submit a copy of the issued Indian Business Visa to IDEX no later than 16th November, 2018.
1st November, 2018 - 31st December, 2018
Selected applicants will be invited to participate in an additional round of phone/skype interviews with IDEX's social enterprise partners.
10th December, 2018 - 30th December, 2018
The Fellowship begins with three weeks of self-paced orientation.
7th January, 2019 - 10th January, 2019
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
14th January, 2019 - 27th June, 2019
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
28th June, 2019
Fellows will gather in Bangalore for a final reflection event to mark the conclusion of the fellowship.