IRDIC 2018: International Rural Development Immersion Camp

IRDIC 2018: International Rural Development Immersion Camp

IRDIC 2018 is a 5 day camp focused on Rural development, youth leadership, and social change. It serves as a launchpad for aspiring youth to contribute to development sector of their respective countries.

Around 30 participants from all across the nation and the world will come together and stay, learn and experience the rural India. The program will host notable speakers including external guest lectures, faculties, bureaucrats, young achievers and policy makers.

The IRDIC 2018 has been carefully designed to deliver comprehensive learning, exposure, and mentorship to the future global youth leaders.

Online application - https://goo.gl/forms/dnzJckSJ7yMX96Gh2

More details - https://www.loksahbhagisansthan.org/irdic-2018

Eligibility criteria:
Open for All, but preference will be given to students and youth/young professionals aged 18-30 from all across the world.
Deadline: 25 March 2018 (23:59 IST)

Program Highlights:

·         5 day camp in Jaipur District, Rajasthan.

·         ​​Engage with guest lectures, faculties, bureaucrats, young achievers and policy makers and many more.

·         Experience Rural India with practical work, community interactions, field immersion, group activities, site visits etc.

·         Learn from leading development sector professionals and not for profit leaders through interactive discussions, one-to-one interactions and engagements. 

·         Connect with youth from across the country and world, grassroots workers, policy makers, and various stakeholders in development sector.

·         Enjoy & Explore Jaipur - Sariska Tiger Reserve, Bhangarh fort, Biological park, Bonfire, Cultural night and much more.

Selection process:
·         Online application and payment of program fee. ​
Note - 
There are NO charges for applying, application is FREE. The relevant camp fees are applicable only if you’re selected.
·         ​We believe in gender equality and aim for 50:50 participation.
Results:
·         Results of both acceptance and scholarship will be declared at the same time on rolling basis (as and when applications are received).
·         Selected candidates have to accept the offer and pay the fees within 3 days of receiving selection confirmation email, if not, then the place will be given to next prospective candidate.
Participation fees*:
·         Indian Nationals: INR 20000/- (Inclusive of accommodation on sharing basis, full catering, Airport/hotel transfers and local travel)
·         Foreign Nationals: USD 450/- (Inclusive of accommodation on sharing basis, full catering, Airport/hotel transfers and local travel)
Scholarships:
·         Indian Nationals: Upto 50% reduction in program fee for ALL eligible participants. (ie. Upto INR 10000/-)  Example - If you get the 50% scholarship, then you need to pay only INR 10000/-
·         Foreign Nationals: Upto 50% reduction in program fee for ALL eligible participants. (ie. Upto USD 225/-)  Example - If you get the 50% scholarship, then you need to pay only USD 225/-
·         Please submit the scholarship essay in the online application form to be considered for this.
·         We encourage you to apply as early as possible to secure a reserved place with scholarship.
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Email -  IRDIC2018@loksahbhagisansthan.org or IRDIC2018@cmdexpertise.com
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Point of contact
IRDIC2018@loksahbhagisansthan.org