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Changemaker Program

Nurturing leaders of change.

FAQs

FAQs

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  • What is the objective of YF Changemaker Program?

    YF Changemaker Program is a grant and mentoring program to encourage participants to deepen engagement with social causes and contribute to the making of a better society by encouraging YIAC participants to start social impact projects. The final objective of the Changemaker Program is to mentor people from different walks of life to become social entrepreneurs.

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  • How to apply for YF Changemaker Program?

    You need to fill in an online application form accessible at this webpage.

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  • Who can apply for the YF Changemaker Program?

    All YIAC participants from 2013-’16 may apply to the program.

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  • Is this open for only YIAC winners or all the YIAC participants?

    Any YIAC participant and their team-members including winners are eligible to apply for the program

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  • Is there any application fee to apply?

    No, there is no application fee

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  • What is the deadline for the application?

    Last date for applications is December 15, 2017 (12 a.m.)

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  • Can one apply for more than one social impact project?

    You can apply with more than one social impact project. Please make sure to submit separate applications for each project

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  • What are the parameters on which my application is evaluated?

    Applications will be evaluated on the participant’s passion, intent and presented plan. Shortlisted applicants will be subject to an in-depth phone or in-person interview where the credibility of their project and commitment to the cause will be assessed.

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  • Is it possible to submit a proposal for a project which has already started?

    Yes, you can apply for a project that is already in process. Please specify details of the same in the application

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  • What value is the YF Changemaker grant?

    The Changemaker project entitles the program to receive funding upto INR 10 lakh in addition to capacity building support

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  • Can I resubmit or modify information in the application form post submission?

    Applicants will have to verify that all the information they are providing is true and has not been falsified. Only in given circumstances, will it be possible to modify information.

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  • How will I know my application is submitted?

    On submission of the application, you will receive an auto-generated message from us confirming receipt. If you don’t get the same, please email us with details of your application to changemakers@yesfoundation.in

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  • How do I submit my project description?

    The application form allows you to attach project description in a separate word document or enter in text box.

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  • How to contact if I have further queries?

    You can email us at changemakers@yesfoundation.in

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  • Can I send my application to the above email address?

    No, please use the application form to submit your application. This email id is only for responding to queries and applications submitted here will not be accepted.

    In case of any queries, write to us at ask@yesfoundation.in