The Apni Shala Fellowship: Rethink education, Rediscover yourself
Do you think you're ready to take on a challenge? Are you ready to make schools a safer and more caring space for children? Are you ready to delve inwards and embark on a journey to discover your authentic self?
About the Fellowship
Consider these facts about the Indian education system:
Grim situation for our children? These statistics tell us that our schools need to be safer and more caring spaces that have a robust framework for social and emotional learning (SEL) and more wholesome education.
The Apni Shala Fellowship is a one-year full-time, paid fellowship program where young people actively learn skills and on-field experience to facilitate social emotional learning (SEL) programs for children in public schools. This is India's first SEL-focussed fellowship program, designed to create an ever-widening circle of caring, compassionate youth inspired to integrate mental wellbeing education in schools, while growing to be more reflective, compassionate and empowered individuals themselves.