Teach For India Fellowship 2011
About TFI Fellows
Teach For India Fellows:
The Teach For India Fellowship is probably the
most challenging and transformational experience of a Fellow's life. As teachers
in classrooms, Fellows have multiple opportunities to confront and tackle
challenges, motivate diverse stakeholders to work hard toward a shared vision,
create and adjust plans to move further towards their goals and gain the
confidence they need to succeed.
20 to 35 years, with an even distribution between men and women.
Teach for India Fellows come from all over India, with adequate
representation from all geographical regions of the country.
We also have international representation from the UK, Australia, Asia
comprising around 10 percent of the Teach for India Fellows.
Examples of leadership positions that our Fellows hold
Our Fellows have demonstrated leadership in a variety of ways - College
festival coordinators, Editors of college magazines, Leaders of diverse college
clubs and societies, Managers of departments and projects at work, Heads of
sports teams and clubs, Corporate team leaders, leaders of youth groups such as
AISEC and Rotaract.
2011 Fellowship Application Deadline
January 23rd 2011
How To Apply:
We will choose Fellows based on a multi-phase admissions process, including
an online application, a phone interview, and a full-day, in-person Assessment
Centre. Additionally, we will ask references to send us recommendation forms by
e-mail. The online application will be open in the summer of 2010, and
applicants can continue to apply to the program until January, 2011. We will
conduct phone interviews and Assessment Centres for applicants who pass the
application stage on a rolling basis.
How to submit an application:
- Online Applications: IIn the summer of 2010, applicants will be
able to submit an application directly on our website by
- TEACH FOR INDIA WILL NOT ACCEPT HARD-COPY APPLICATIONS. Please do
not print and mail hard-copy applications to Teach For India.
- Applications are non-binding.
Parts of the Application
YOU ARE NOT ASKED TO SUBMIT A CV/RESUME or COVER LETTER/ PERSONAL STATEMENT
AS PART OF THE APPLICATION TO THE 2010 TEACH FOR INDIA FELLOWSHIP. Please do not
send CV's, resumes, cover letters or personal statements to Teach For India.
All applicants will be required to complete the following sections of the
- General Applicant Details
- Academic Information and Work Experience
- Extra-curricular and Volunteer Experience
- Short Essays
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