Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship
Embark on a journey of meaningful impact with the Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship 2023—an inspiring initiative brought to you by the Government of India. This fellowship is a dedicated effort to address the pressing issue of waste management. It offers an extraordinary opportunity for emerging innovators to lead projects centered around waste management and community betterment. Whether you’re a high school student in grades 9 to 12, a college scholar, a committed sanitation worker, or a devoted community volunteer, this fellowship welcomes you with open arms, ready to support your endeavors.
College students, researchers, and waste management community workers are eligible to apply. Up to 500 fellows will be recognized under the fellowship. The aim is to empower the young waste warriors and establish a large network of Swachhta Saarthis on the ground. The fellowship will provide Rs. 500/ per month to Category-A applicants. Students are vital to creating awareness about waste management and developing innovative waste management solutions
Overview of the Fellowship
Young people can apply for this fellowship to get recognized for their innovative waste management projects. The program empowers citizens and students with the necessary tools to reduce waste. Community workers are recognized as Category-C employees. The Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship will help them build a solid community-based waste management initiative that will help the community as a whole. These fellows will be able to share their experiences and teach others how to do the same.
This Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship 2023 is open to individuals with the desire to improve the lives of other citizens through their actions. The program is a national initiative from the Prime Minister’s Science Technology and Innovation Advisory Council. In addition to awarding fellowships to individuals, the Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship also recognizes community workers, self-help groups, and municipal workers. The fellowship provides a unique opportunity to recognize the need for waste management and encourage the creation of a more environmentally-friendly and sustainable society.
Eligibility Criteria for Swachhta Scholarship
- Category A- Class 9 to 12th
- Category B- Studying Undergraduation, postgraduation or research degree at college
- Category C- Self-help group workers or municipal workers
Required Documents for Swachhta Scholarship
Applicants must submit proof of identity to be eligible for the Fellowship. A photo ID can be an image of the applicant. Photo ID proof of engagement is required for category C applicants. Applicants can also submit a photo ID proof as a JPG file. The best-performing candidates will be recognized each month as the Swachhta Saarthi of the Month. The program requires monthly reporting and participation from fellows.
Benefits of this Program
- Category A- Amount of Rs 500 per month upto 1 year
- Category B- Amount of Rs 1000 per month upto 1 year
- Category C- Amount of Rs 2000 per month upto 1 year
- Engagement of the community
- Practicality for activity replication
- Expected outcome and impact of plan
- Candidate must done work relevantly
|Program||Swachhta Saarthi Program|
|Eligibility criteria||Class 9 to 12th for category A and undergraduate or postgraduate for category B and municipal workers for category C|
|Documents Required||Photo id for category A and B and engagement proof with photo id for category C|
|Last Date||Soon Update|
Application Process for Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship
- You have to open the official website of Swachhta Saarthi Porgram to apply online.
- Then open the homepage and go to the What We Do Option.
- Then a new page will open, click on apply now option then fill in the details required in the application.
- Then review the form carefully and hit on submit button.
Frequently Asked Option (FAQ)
Q1. Can we apply offline for this program?
Ans. No, only online mode is available to submit the application form.
Q2. What is the last date to apply for this fellowship?
Ans. The last date to submit the application form
Q3. When will the result be announced of this program?
Ans. Results will be announced shortly