APFF- Azim Premji Foundation Fellowship (अजीम प्रेमजी फाउंडेशन फैलोशिप) is offered by the Azim Premji Foundation that is a non-profit organisation working for achieving the quality universal education (गुणवत्ता सार्वभौमिक शिक्षा). This fellowship scheme is an opportunity to professionals who are willing to work for a social change. It aims at providing Educational & Social Sector experience (शैक्षिक और सामाजिक क्षेत्र का अनुभव) to people from diverse backgrounds. This scholarship is a chance to young explorers in India who have a work experience of 3-10 years. Candidates will be selected on the basis of online assessment test (ऑनलाइन मूल्यांकन परीक्षण) that will be held at Delhi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Bangalore. Those candidates who qualify the written test will be invited for personal interviews to be held at multiple locations (एकाधिक स्थान) from 11th to 15th December 2017. Interview locations will be communicated at a later point in time. Azim Premji Fellowship is a two-year full-time program (दो साल का पूर्णकालिक कार्यक्रम) and the last date to apply for the fellowship program is 29th October 2017. »»Ω∼Procedure to Apply for Azim Premji Fellowship Programme 2018-20 for PG Courses∼Ω««Azim Premji Foundation (अजीम प्रेमजी फाउंडेशन) invites applications for fellowship programme 2018 form young and passionate people belonging to a variety of backgrounds (पृष्ठभूमि की विविधता). This fellowship is designed to provide deep immersion into teaching-learning, the school education system (स्कूल शिक्षा प्रणाली) and its core issues. Every fellow will be actively mentored. (A) Rewards (पुरस्कार) of Azim Premji Fellowship Programme: - Each fellow will get a consolidated monthly stipend (समेकित मासिक वेतनमान) of Rs 28,800/- (Rupees Twenty Eight Thousand Eight Hundred Only) during the 2-year program. Statutory deductions (वैधानिक कटौती) will be applied. (B) Conditions of Eligibility (योग्यता की शर्तें)- In order to be eligible for Azim Premji Fellowship, an applicant must fall down under the following criteria. The applicant should have a minimum of 3 to 10 years of work experience. He/she must not be more than 35 years of age. Also, the candidate has a regular Post-graduate degree (परास्नातक उपाधि) or a Professional degree (B.Tech/MBA/or Equivalent) in any discipline. An applicant must be proficient (प्रवीण) in local languages (Hindi, Kannada, Tamil or Telugu) »»Ω∼How To Register for Azim Premji Foundation Fellowship Program 2018-20 for PG Courses?∼Ω««The willing candidates can apply for Azim Premji Fellowship Programme 2018-20 through online mode only. There is no offline mode available for application. First of all, all eligible candidates will have to visit the official web portal of Azim Premji Foundation (अजीम प्रेमजी फाउंडेशन) through the given below link. After that, do the following steps to complete the online application process. »After accessing the above website, scroll down and click on the “Fellowship” (फ़ेलोशिप) option as per given below demo screenshot image. »Candidates are advised to read the given instruction carefully before applying for this fellowship programme. »Then after, click on the below link to “Apply Now” (अभी अप्लाई करें). Only online application will be accepted. »After clicking the apply online option, you will be redirected to the next page “Application Form-Fellowship” (आवेदन पत्र- फैलोशिप). »Here fill up the application form carefully and fill all mandatory details such as Personal Details, Correspondence Address, Highest Qualification, and Any Other Qualification etc. »In the end, upload the ‘Required Documents’ (आवश्यक दस्तावेज़) like CV, Photograph, Statement of Purpose etc. »Then select your ‘Job Location Preference’ (कार्य स्थान वरीयता) and tick the appropriate box for ‘Declaration’ that the above particulars are correct to the best of your knowledge and belief. Ø⇔Note: - Along with Curriculum Vitae, kindly upload ‘Statement of Purpose’ (Word/PDF), with responses to- Why do you want to be a part of the fellowship program? How do you think you can contribute and impact (योगदान और प्रभाव) the school education system? (World Limit- maximum 600 words and minimum 300 words). Φ⇒More Information about Azim Premji Fellowship Programme- As we told in above that Azim Premji Fellowship is a 2-year full-time fellowship programme (2 साल का फुल-टाइम फेलोशिप प्रोग्राम) and it will provide opportunities to build understanding on how to change in education can happen. Fellows will be posted in the rural districts (ग्रामीण जिलों) of the six states and one Union Territory that we work out of. They are expected to commit to a life which is seemingly rough but very rewarding-gaining important and exciting insights (रोमांचक अंतर्दृष्टि) about the people of that terrain and their lives. Fellows will be posted to the interior districts (आंतरिक जिलों) of Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Puducherry, and Telangana. The first year of fellowship will be comprised of following activities: Each fellow will be actively mentored by experienced members (अनुभवी सदस्य) of the foundation. Hands-on teaching experience (हाथ-पर शिक्षण अनुभव) for 120 days at a Govt School in the block of a district. Constantly exploring issues (लगातार मुद्दों की खोज) of education through reading, writing and dialoguing with other colleagues. Understanding the ecosystem (पारिस्थितिकी तंत्र) of a school engaging with the teachers, community, and education functionaries. The second year of fellowship will continue all the activities of the first year and additional activities will be taken up in preparing for a suitable role that a fellow might choose in the 'District Institute' (जिला संस्थान) once the fellowship programme is completed. Ø⇔Selection Process (चयन प्रक्रिया) of APF Programme: - Candidates will be selected for Azim Premji Fellowship Programme on the basis of pure merit. After submitting the online application, shortlisted applicants will go through an online test which will be a combination of multiple choice and descriptive questions (एकाधिक पसंद और वर्णनात्मक प्रश्न). Applicants who pass the ‘Written Test’ will go through 2 rounds of ‘Interviews’ (साक्षात्कार) and an offer will be made to the selected candidates. Φ⇒Contact Details & Postal Address for Azim Premji Foundation- Azim Premji Foundation (अजीम प्रेमजी फाउंडेशन) »Office Address: - 134, Doddakannelli, Next to Wipro Corporate Office, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore (560-035) Karnataka, India »Toll-free Helpline No: - 1800-274-0101 »Email Address: - firstname.lastname@example.org »Official Website: - www.azimpremjifoundation.org Ø⇔Important Dates for the Fellowship (फैलोशिप के लिए महत्वपूर्ण तिथियां)- Last Date of Online Application: - 29th October 2017 Online Written Test Started: - (Will be updated soon) Personal Interview Started From - 11th to 15th December 2017 Users, here we provided to you all the information related to Azim Premji Fellowship Programme for PG Courses by AP Foundation (एपी फाउंडेशन द्वारा पीजी पाठ्यक्रम के लिए अजीम प्रेमजी फैलोशिप प्रोग्राम). 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