Delhi government has launched Chief Minister’s Urban Leaders Fellowship Programme that seeks to attract young leaders across the country to work with it on addressing some of the most pressing urban challenges. It was announced by Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia.
The fellowship aims to provide unique opportunity to young leaders across India to work within the Delhi government to address some of the most pressing urban challenges in India. It also seeks to attract youth who are passionate about public service and are willing to work for two years.
Fellows selected under this programme will be assigned to work with ministers or senior officials across various departments Delhi government such as health, education, water, transport, art and culture. The fellows will be paid remuneration of Rs 1.25 lakh per month and Rs 75,000 per month Associate Fellows.