Governance, Public Policy & Leadership 2.1: May - June 2022

In partnership with the United Nations GCNI, NYU’s GovLab & the Embassy of the Czech Republic, we invite high school students to apply for this highly selective Fellowship.

Founded in 2018, this is an annual experiential summer Fellowship for high school students, designed and taught by international public policy and governance experts of Foundation for Community Consensus, the Indian office of Institute H21. Students will tackle case studies and simulations on public policy and governance. The best performing Fellows will be awarded either an internship with the UN Global Compact Network India on Education or a research internship with Institute H21 on Governance.


First Batch: 20 - 31 May 2022 (Mon-Fri)

Second Batch: 1 - 10 June 2022 (Mon-Fri)

Third Batch: 13 - 22 June 2022 (Mon-Fri)

Timings: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (IST)

Venue: Online (Zoom)

Eligibility: Grades 9–12 (final acceptance is on the basis of a telephonic interview)

Benefits for Students:

  • Internship with UNGCNI on Education (for the 30 best students from each batch)
  • Internship with Institute H21 on Governance (for the 10 best students from each batch)
  • Certificate for each participating student with the logos of all partner organisations of the Fellowship
  • Personal recommendation letter based on performance during the Fellowship (for college applications)

Fees: INR 25,000 (inclusive of GST)

Registration: Click here

For Queries: Whatsapp: +91 9971195385; Email: fcc@ih21.org

Program modules:

a. Introduction to Public Policy

b. Problem Definition

c. Introduction to Collective Intelligence

d. Governance Simulation: Dukistan

e. Practical: Writing a Research Paper

f. Diplomacy & International Relations

g. Careers in Governance and Public Policy