Organisation : Akshaya Patra Foundation
Fellowship Name : Dream Project Fellowship Programme 2019
Applicable For : Graduates to postgraduates
Applicable State/UTs : All Over India
Application Deadline : Feb 2019
Website : https://www.akshayapatra.org/fellowship-program
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Akshaya Patra Dream Project Fellowship Programme
Akshaya Patra Foundation invites applications for Dream Project Fellowship Programme for the year 2019.
Related : India Alliance Intermediate Fellowships 2019 : www.scholarships.net.in/33114.html
The Dream Project Fellowship, a eight-month management fellowship programme, is an opportunity for professionals with excellent leadership skills to work with Akshaya Patra and create an impact in the lives of our beneficiaries
** Every beneficiary is given an exposure to extracurricular activities and an opportunity to find out his/her passion.
** To use arts and sports to draw students to school – better attendance
** To change their perception of education and generate their academic interest
** To help personality development and smooth out extreme behaviors like suppression or aggression
** To give beneficiaries to seek out alternative careers
** To encourage students to integrate art and education for a better educational experience
Who Can Apply?
To be eligible, the candidates must be
** Graduates (MBA preferred)
** Between 21 to 35 years of age
** Having at least 1-2 years of work experience
How to Apply?
Just follow the below steps to apply for the Dream Project Fellowship Programme 2019.
Step 1 : Go to the official website of Akshaya Patra Foundation provided above.
Step 2 : Read the instructions carefully before applying.
Step 3 : Fill the application form with the required details
Step 4 : Upload CV and NOC (for employed candidates).
Step 5 : Finally click on “Apply” button
The Dream Project Fellows will be responsible for
Outreach : Souring mentors in the various fields individually or through academies.
School Onboarding : Closely coordinate with our operations team to reach out to our beneficiary schools and get them onboard for the initiative
Student Onboarding : Overlook the student sign ups, audition process, session scheduling and setting up of space.
Problem Solving : Quick troubleshooting for on ground issues.
Monitoring : Conduct regular visits and monitor the sessions, mentor attendance and student attendance. Coordinate with the core team in creating and running the mentor club and various student clubs
Building Relationships : Act as the bridge between the mentors and schools. The fellow will need to build and maintain a strong rapport to earn the trust of the school authorities and get their full support for our initiative.
** Starting Date – 30th July 2018
** Ending Date – Based on location specific timelines (latest Feb 2019)
Terms & Conditions
** The fellow will be responsible to scout for renowned academies and source mentors (in the field of performing arts, sports and craft) for various trainings to be conducted in the schools.
** He/she will need to understand the requirements of the academies and map appropriate schools that meet the requirements for executing the Dream project.
** He/she will coordinate with the Headmaster/mistress as well as the mentors to set up a mutually convenient schedule and space for conducting the training programme in classrooms
** He/she will be responsible to conduct a baseline study to evaluate the project impact on the children post the completion of the fellowship
** Each individual will have the freedom to plan the best strategic approach for implementing the project on ground in the given market
** He/she will act as the bridge between the school and the academy.
** He/she will need to capture pictures and videos during the sessions.
** The fellow will be responsible for event management for the final showcase for each academy.