Schaeffler India Social Innovator Fellowship Program 2021

Schaeffler India Social Innovator Fellowship Program 2021 |Last Date: 07.11.2021

Schaeffler India is inviting applications for Social Innovator Fellowship Program 2021 which aims to recognize and reward individuals who are developing unique solutions that have the potential to positively impact the society at scale in India.


  • Applicants should belong to the age group of 18 to 30 years (as of 1st September 2021)
  • Should be a resident of India

Important Note:

  • Early-stage start-ups or NGOs with functioning prototypes can participate
  • The entries must not just be a concept, idea, or mock-up, it needs to fulfill the following 3 requirements:
    • Must be solving a social challenge
    • Should carry sustainability angle
    • Should have scaling possibilities
  • The project MUST NOT be an established commercial venture
  • Participants also need to submit the entries describing their work in the form of video that can be uploaded on the website

The project must be related to any of the below categories:

  • Transforming Education for the underprivileged
  • Health & Nutrition
  • Renewable Energy and Environment
  • Water Conservation
  • Waste Management


  • As many as 11 projects will be awarded with a total grant of INR 15 Lakh.
    • INR 5 Lakh grant for 1 winner
    • INR 1 Lakh grant each for 10 awardees
  • An opportunity for residential mentorship at a premium college/institution to help the winners to further develop and scale their solutions.
  • Access to Schaeffler India network & partners
  • Entry to a fellow community of peers


  • A video (90-120 seconds) describing the ideas/projects
  • An idea pitch deck in PDF format with a size less than 4 MB (optional)
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Passport size photograph

How to Apply: Apply Online

Important Dates (Timeline of Activities)

  • Online application opening date: September 17th, 2021
  • Last date of submission of online applications: November 07th, 2021
  • Fellow selection process: November & December 2021
  • Fellow announcement and induction to online/residential mentoring program in partner institution: January 2022

Interested candidates read the full notification before applying.

Apply Online: Click here

Official Site: Click here

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Schaeffler India Social Innovator Fellowship Program 2021 |Last Date: 07.11.2021

Note: Read the Notification Before Applying.


  • Read the Notification Carefully.
  • Apply on the official site.
  • Keep ready the scanning of signatures, photographs, and documents.
  • Fill in the correct personal details.
  • Valid email id and mobile number.
  • Fill out the application form by yourself.
  • Choose the right category.
  • Take a print of the application form.
  • Clarify all doubts.
  • Only use a laptop or desktop.
  • Apply before the deadline.

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