Kalam Fellowship For Building India’s Future 2024

Building Future Ready Citizens

“Knowledge with action converts adversity into prosperity.”
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Kalam Fellowship for building India’s Future is dedicated to fostering dialogue and discussion among young visionaries! This unique Fellowship program empowers participants to share their innovative ideas, collaborate on projects as peers and mentors. Through our specialized training sessions, hands-on workshops, and access to a global network of experts via webinars and other resources, fellows are equipped to inspire and educate the next generation of pioneers.

From exploring space exploration to finding a cure for cancer, understanding the uses of alternative energy sources beyond fossil fuels, and envisioning the future of food sustainability, our platform provides a comprehensive approach to addressing pressing global challenges.

As part of our Fellowship program, all selected Fellows will command a Kalam Future Laboratory allotted to them. As a Kalam Fellow, you’ll facilitate immersive learning experiences, empowering students to develop innovative ideas and practical skills that benefit the world. If you’re passionate about inspiring the next generation and fostering innovation, join us on this exciting journey.

To take this ambitious endeavour forward, we invite young leaders who are devoted to national development by promoting democratisation of education through technology, artificial intelligence, immersive learning and innovation.

For the Kalam Fellowship for Building India’s Future – 2024, up to 15 candidates will be selected worldwide. These fellows will embark on a 10-month program dedicated to creating future ready citizens. All selected Fellows will undergo a rigorous training program conducted by global experts and leaders.

This immersive experience aims to equip fellows with the skills and knowledge needed to inspire and empower the next generation of leaders.

  • Fellows are required to be proficient in spoken and written English and well-versed in one of the languages: Gujarati OR Marathi OR Hindi. 
  • They will be stationed at the Fellowship location and receive a monthly stipend as per market standards. 
  • An active interest in Science is essential, while prior experience working with school students is considered a plus.

Kalam Future Laboratory in action

Experience ‘Life of an Astronaut” in our Kalam Future Laboratory

Pillars of Kalam Fellowship

Eligibility to apply

  • Applicant must be a citizen of India or an NRI or a PIO
  • Applicant be under the age of 35 years at the time of application
  • Hold at least a Bachelor’s degree at the time of application
  • Have scored at least 65% in graduation
  • Committed to work towards missions aligned to Dr. Kalam’s vision
  • Be a life-long part of the cohort of Advantage Bharat

Selection Process

Application Form

Tell us what inspires you to bring change, people who have made a difference in your life and causes that you want to passionately work for.

Phone Interview

After we have reviewed your application, we may have some questions for you. Subsequently, we will invite you for a phone interview.

Assessment Centre

As the last and final step, once your application is selected it will be forwarded to the Assessment Centre for final selection.