INK Fellowship Program 2014

INK Fellowship Program 2014

Deadline: March 30, 2014

INK Fellows Program 2014 applications are now open. The INK Fellows Program is a young, global and cross-disciplinary community of path-breakers who are the shapers of tomorrow. Every year, INK identifies the minds that are redefining their field of work, and the world around them. The Program aims to provide them the support necessary to leverage their impact. Fellows will have the opportunity to attend the  INK2014 Conference in Kochi on October 15th-19th, 2014.


At the INK Conference:

  • A scholarship to attend the INK Conference during the Fellowship year
  • The opportunity to network with speakers and attendees
  • The potential to speak on the INK stage
  • The potential to have their talk posted on and reach thousands of viewers
  • Participation in the Fellows Pre-Conference, including in-depth coaching in effective public communication

Beyond the INK Conference:

  • Exclusive INK Fellows retreats and other specialised programs that are refreshed every year
  • Opportunities for customised assistance and additional speaking opportunities at INK Salons and other events
  • INK social media exposure on an on-going basis

Fellows Responsibilities

  • Full attendance and participation at the annual INK Conference and Fellows Pre-Conference
  • Continued engagement with the INK Fellows Community
  • Above all, to continue doing what they love most


  • Candidates must be between the ages of 18 and 40
  • INK prefers Fellows to be based in young economies, but great candidates from any location will be considered seriously and competitively
  • Candidates must be present for the entire duration of the INK2014 Conference, and arrive in Kochi two days earlier. Fellows will be in Kochi from October 15th-19th, 2014
  • Candidates should be changemakers specializing in any field, for example (but not limited to) art, dance, architecture, business, fashion, journalism, medicine, music, technology, science, sports and social activism. Please see our list of previous fellows here to get an idea of the diversity of INK Fellows
  • A candidate’s actions MUST speak louder than their words. Humility is important, and self-promoters will not be accepted


All Fellows have:

  • The demonstrated the capacity to think differently, to listen with an open mind, and to keep learning
  • A vision for the world or their field of work
  • Serious accomplishment (not necessarily academic!) at a young age, in any field
  • The desire and ability to enrich the INK Community through active participation

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