10DEC - Fellowship, William J. Clinton Fellowship - Deadline: 16JAN

Organization Description

The American India Foundation is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to catalyzing social and economic change in India and building a lasting bridge between the United States and India. Founded in 2001, it is one of the largest secular, non-partisan U.S. organizations supporting development work in India. AIF has partnered with 248 of India’s NGOs to build a trusted network for implementation, scale, and sustainability while raising over $109 million since its inception. We have offices in New York, California, and New Delhi.

Location - India

Job Description

The American India Foundation (AIF) is pleased to accept applications for the 2017-18 AIF William J. Clinton Fellowship for Service in India through January 16, 2017.

During an immersive, 10-month volunteer program (Sept. 2017-July 2018), young professionals have the opportunity to serve at development organizations and social enterprises across India. AIF Clinton Fellows support our partner organizations at a crucial moment of scalability through collaboration, skills-sharing, training, and capacity-building. Applicants must be U.S. or Indian citizens, or U.S. permanent residents. They must be between 21 and 34 years of age and have obtained their undergraduate degree by the start of the program on September 1, 2017.

Job Responsibilities

Whether it’s developing an evaluation system to assess the social impact of skills-building programs, facilitating an entrepreneurship program for rural women, formulating a waste management strategy for endangered reptiles, or increasing public health partnerships to commercialize hypothermia monitoring devices for newborns – there are a multitude of ways that candidates can apply their skills for meaningful impact.

How to Apply


Join us for a virtual info session to speak with staff and alumni.

-Register for December 14, 2016.

-Register for January 10, 2017.  

Get an exclusive view of our selection process, explore our FAQs and email us at fellowship@aif.org!

Deadline – January 16, 2017