Acumen Fellowship Program 2020-21

Follow this page to get timely alerts on
  • Latest announcement about this scholarship
  • Updates on scholarship deadline extension
  • Notification of scholarship result declaration
Add appropriate tags
EligibilityWorking professionals
AwardVarious benefits
DeadlineAlways Open

About the Program


Last Updated On : 12-06-2020   Posted By : Salma

Acumen is inviting applications for its Acumen Fellowship Program 2020-21 from dedicated leaders who have an entrepreneurial mindset, attitude and approach towards tackling injustice or poverty. The selected cohort of fellows will go on a year-long training dedicated towards self-development and self-enhancement.

  • Acumen Fellowship Program 2020-21
    DeadlineAlways Open
    • Any working professional from any area of work, working in any sector (government, non-government, NGO, corporate etc.) and is dedicated for the eradication of poverty and injustice, social change and self-enhancement can apply.
    • Proficiency in English is required.
    • Applicants have to be a citizen of India if their region of work is India as well.
    • Twenty applicants will be selected for the 2020-21 cohort and will be taken to a year-long training towards skills an attributes of moral leadership, empathy, immersion, understanding and action.
    • All cost related to the program will be covered during the fellowship year including  -
      • Costs associated with seminars
      • Lodging
      • Food
      • Visas
      • Transportation
    How can you apply?

    Follow the steps to apply:

    Step 1: Click here and click on the "APPLY NOW" button.
    Step 2: Sign up and create a profile. 
    Step 3: After signing in, fill in all the required details.
    Step 4: Click on "Save".
    Step 5: Create a profile by clicking on the "Get started" button.
    Step 6: Fill the information and follow the steps.
    Step 7: Submit.

Important Dates

Last date of application - Accepting application throughtout the year 

Selection Criteria

The selection process involves 4 stages -

  • Stage 1: Application form submission
  • Stage 2: Stage 2 application that involves 2 video submissions and answers to short essay questions.
  • Stage 3: The shortlisted finalists are called for an all-day event that includes group activities, pitches, and a panel interview. 
  • Stage 4: Final selection

Featured Scholarships


All the information provided here is for reference purpose only. While we strive to list all scholarships for benefit of students, Buddy4Study does not guarantee the accuracy of the data published here. For official information, please refer to the official website. read more