Manfest-Varchasva:The Prerna Fellowship 2014-IIM Lucknow

Event Details 

Manfest-Varchasva:The Prerna Fellowship 2014
Manfest-Varchasva:The Prerna Fellowship 2014
20.11.2014 - 23.11.2014
IIM Lucknow

Organizer Details

IIM Lucknow
Manfest-Varchasva and The Center for Business Sustainability
Contact Name:
Yatin Bhardwaj
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“Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. They will not rest until they have revolutionized the fishing industry.”

-Bill Drayton

IIM Lucknow has always believed in fostering societal change through individual transformation and educational initiatives. The institute prides itself on its tradition of extending support to entrepreneurs engaged in creating sustainable social welfare. Carrying this legacy forward, Manfest-Varchasva under the aegis of Center for Business Sustainability presents the Prerna Fellowship 2014.

The Prerna Fellowship program has been designed by IIM Lucknow faculty and entrepreneurs to encourage and promote sustainable businesses and innovation across the country. We will identify individuals who have made impactful contributions to society, and these 20 ‘Preraks’ will be felicitated for their work by industry leaders and noted academicians. Additionally, these top 20 applicants, selected by a panel of esteemed judges, will also get the opportunity to undergo an exclusive 2-day Management Development Program imparted by the faculty of IIM Lucknow at zero cost.

Important Details:

  • The Prerna Fellowship application is open for Social entrepreneurs and executives working towards the upliftment of human life
  • Eligible applicants should be owning or working in a for-profit social business for minimum of 2 years
  • The nominations can be submitted by others on behalf of the applicants or by the appicants themselves
  • Others are strongly encouraged to nominate people or organizations they know who are working towards the aforesaid objective