Grassroots public health delivery - Get a head start!
Priya interacting with community - Jhalawar, 2017
Purpose: To provide graduates and young professionals with a ringside view of public health delivery at the grassroots.
Who is eligible: Undergraduate or postgraduate degree holder in any discipline
Duration: 12 months
This program can transform you and then it’s up to you to transform society
– Neeraj Jham
Senior Manager - Programs
It is a grassroots experiential learning program designed for budding entrepreneurs or those looking for career enhancement, higher education, refining professional skills and competencies or just exploring the public health/ development landscape. Fellows would be placed in our Akshada program. You will work alongside our program officers at the block and village level. You will be assignedtasks based on a combination of program needs and your interests and skills.
The fellowship program gives you an opportunity to strengthen your conviction to work in the public health sector. You are free to experiment and learn as much as you can. It gives you a platform to develop your understanding of field realities and challenges in policy implementation
– Jyoti Yadav
Former fellow, program officer
From growing as an individual while living away from comforts, to learning about MCHN in rural Rajasthan, I gained valuable experiences and understanding of the grassroots level program implementation and monitoring, during the course of my fellowship
– Owais Shafiq
Associate, former fellow