Acumen Fellowship Program

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Scholarship Overview

Acumen is inviting applications for its Acumen Fellowship Program 2020-21 from dedicated leaders who have an entrepreneurial mindset, attitude and approach towards tackling injustice or poverty. The selected cohort of fellows will go on a year-long training dedicated towards self-development and self-enhancement.


  • Twenty applicants will be selected for the 2020-21 cohort and will be taken to a year-long training towards skills an attributes of moral leadership, empathy, immersion, understanding and action.
  • All cost related to the program will be covered during the fellowship year including  -
    • Costs associated with seminars
    • Lodging
    • Food
    • Visas
    • Transportation


  • Any working professional from any area of work, working in any sector (government, non-government, NGO, corporate etc.) and is dedicated for the eradication of poverty and injustice, social change and self-enhancement can apply.
  • Proficiency in English is required.
  • Applicants have to be a citizen of India if their region of work is India as well.

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