inclusive growth we need to have energetic and
innovative leaders who can lead with sensitivity and
enable growth for all in India.
If you are an achiever and want to do something that
will change the world around you, this is for you.
Created to nurture and catalyse India's best
leadership talent, we have introduced a professional
leadership programme - the ICICI Fellows.
Not just a training programme, this is a
transformative experience. Focusing on personal
coaching, mentorship, experiential modules, hands-on
training, in addition to management training; this
pioneering programme provides you with information,
knowledge & more importantly - an insight into
If you are keen on stretching your vision,
challenging your present beliefs and are willing to
take on this challenge, join us in this journey
towards a progressive India.
Take the Bigger Step.
It's a 2
year intensive, experiential learning programme that
will equip you to take on any professional
challenge. It will bring about a 360 degrees change
in the way you think about the world, challenge your
existing belief systems and redefine your
At the end of 2 years, as an ICICI Fellow you will
be a professional who will lead India into a better
ICICI Fellows is structured to have 3 tightly
The fellowship will commence with a one month
management training programme designed by Institute
of Financial Management & Research (IFMR), one of
the leading business schools in India. The
principles learnt here will then be applied to
development issues in a real world classroom -
amidst the Niligiri Hills in South India.
As the entire programme is designed for you to gain
a true pulse of the country, there are many modules
which focus on experiential learning.
After the management training you will be deployed
with a leading NGO in a managerial capacity anywhere
in India, to gain a deeper understanding of rural
sensitivities of the country. Here, you will work
closely with an experienced team of senior
professionals from the organization on various
issues faced by the local community. Every 6 months
you will join other ICICI Fellows on a journey to
far and wide corners of India - in the North east,
amidst the Himalayas and in the Thar Desert. These
outward journeys will bring you close to your inner
self. And this will bring about an unfathomable self
Personal Development & Mentoring
At the beginning of the programme, you will be
assigned a personal coach for a period of 2 years.
The coach will interact with you on a fortnightly
basis helping you put together a personal
development plan, enabling you to achieve it and
helping you overcome roadblocks in between. To shape
the leaders in you, you will also be mentored
regularly by senior professionals from the
don't ask for support. They create it for
However, to help you focus on learning to be a
leader, you will be encouraged with:
ð A fixed
monthly stipend of Rs. 12,000/- (during your
tenure with the NGO)
reimbursement by Tier III AC in train or
equivalent.(programme related & further to
ð A medical
insurance of Rs 1 Lakh per year.
coaching and mentorship provided to you through your
ð To maximise this
personal transformative journey, iVolunteer will
also facilitate analysing and managing your progress
and areas of opportunity.
ð Post Fellowship
Support: The alumni support services available for
ICICI Fellows on successful completion of the
programme will include career counselling,
professional networking and tie ups with
organisations seeking leadership talent.
Important / Key Dates
2010 : Last date to submit completed applications
Feb to Apr 2010 : Selection Process comprising of
application form evaluations, tele-interviews and
May 2010 : Results Announcement
July 2010 : Fellowship begins
*Please note the dates mentioned are subjected to
If you are an achiever between 21 to 28 years of age
and a graduate as on 1st July, 2010, you are
eligible to apply.
Are you upto the challenge?
Are you one of those who have defied logic and
listened to your heart and proved everyone wrong by
your conviction? Are you one of those who believe
that 'nothing is impossible' and who lives by that
dictum? Are you one of those for whom making a
difference comes naturally? Do you think that you
are one of the most talented youth in the country?
Are you willing to lead India into a better
Are you ready to 'Take the bigger step'?
If yes, then apply online now or visit for more