Small & Marginal Farmers
Small Artisans & Weavers
Small Livestock Holders & Fisherfolk
Forest Produce Gatherers
Wage Labour, including Migrant
Micro & Small Entrepreneurs
Other Vulnerable Communities
Transforming India Initiative Reimagine Responsible Enterprises is a 12-month program focused on experiential learning and a hands-on approach to bring about a positive change in the communities. Fellows will be placed in community-focused enterprises where they will be guided by our experienced team of mentors and facilitators.
The fellows will implement innovative and out-of-the-box solutions to accelerate the responsible enterprises. Meanwhile, they will get an opportunity to work on various aspects of business development and enterprise management.
Responsible enterprises are companies with the purpose to serve the three pillars of sustainability namely, Social, Economic and Environmental. They also provide new technologies and skills to the communities by acting as a facilitator and conducting training programs for them.
Fellows are placed in Farmer enterprises where they learn and get familiar with the functioning of the enterprise and understand the challenges faced by the enterprise as well as the farmers.
Fellows move to the next phase. Based on the understanding developed during the first phase, fellows will design and implement business plans for the farmer enterprise in order to mitigate the challenges they have identified and accelerate the enterprise.
Fellows move to the final phase of the program. They have to ensure the sustainability of the farmer enterprise as well as the business plan that they have implemented by appointing relevant and sufficient systems in place.
A program for doers. Fellows spend 100% of their time on the ground, learning by doing.
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A program for young change makers aspiring to bring a difference in lives of communities
The fees for the entire program is INR 75,000*
A minimum scholarship of 60% will be offered to all candidates.
The actual fees payable by the fellow for the program is INR 30,000*
7th February, 2022
INR 20,000 per month
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Sustainable Food Systems Platform for Natural Farming (SuSPNF) in Himachal Pradesh is being implemented through Reimagine Responsible Enterprises Acceleration cum Fellowship programme. Suitable Fellows selected will be placed in Himachal Pradesh.
Responsible Enterprises are companies with the purpose to serve the three pillars of sustainability namely, Social, Economic and Environmental.
They also provide new technologies and skills to the communities by acting as a facilitator and conducting training programs for them.
Reimagine Responsible Enterprises is a one-year acceleration cum fellowship programme that will give you the opportunity to contribute to the social, economic and environmental pillars of sustainability as well as learn business management and leadership skills.
The program is for young individuals who want to achieve big things in life and make a key difference in the lives of the disadvantaged communities.
As a fellow, you will work with the responsible enterprises to manage it efficiently and effectively and increase its business to realize higher impact for the communities and ecology. In a nutshell, you will work on all the aspects of business development and management and learn how to manage an enterprise. Description may change based on the requirements of the organization.
Fellows will be placed in Responsible Enterprises anywhere in India. Provided, their vernacular abilities matches the geographic as well as societal demands.
TII RRE fellowship program realizes the importance of integrating skills and passion of young individuals and communities practical and experiential learning and focuses completely on that to provide the candidates with on-ground experience and learning opportunities.
College graduates from any field having some knowledge/experience of agriculture/environment conservation/business/social work and passionate to work with the communities are welcome to apply for the fellowship. The candidate must have their own laptop, basic understanding of office suite and must be comfortable in working on it. English proficiency is mandatory. The candidate must be from one of the following states: :
Q: Can I enroll in the program if I don’t belong to the states mentioned?
A: Yes, you can enroll in the program. Conditionally, you are willing to relocate to the organization base location.
Application Deadline Phase 1 - 10/12/2021
Application Deadline Phase 2 - 26/12/2021
Application Deadline Phase 3 - 11/01/2022
Application Deadline Phase 4 - 27/01/2022
The selection process includes
Every month, the fellow receives Rs.15000 as a stipend and a deferred payment of Rs.5000 is accumulated and after the successful completion of the fellowship, Rs.60,000 is provided as Social Innovation Capital.
Access Livelihoods has tie-ups with many Entrepreneurial Companies. We have achieved a 68% placement rate in Agri Intrapreneur Program. So, there is a fair chance of getting placement after the Fellowship.
* Access Livelihoods does not guarantee any placements after this program.
The candidate has to look after their accommodation by themselves by utilizing the stipend given to them.