Frequently Asked Questions
LEDBY CORPORATE LEADERS FELLOWSHIP
Q1. What is the Corporate Leaders Fellowship?
For Indian Muslim women with 12 - 36 months of full-time, paid work experience, we have the LedBy Corporate Leaders Fellowship; our flagship program is a 5-month intensive leadership and professional development program, free of cost, for high-potential Indian Muslim women. We select 30 women with the aptitude, aspiration, and ambition through a rigorous selection process and provide them with avenues, agency, and access. The program's components include workshops, executive coaching, one-on-one mentorship, and speaker sessions.
Q2. Is it a paid program?
No, this program is fully funded.
Q3. Do the Fellows receive any stipend?
No stipend is paid to the Fellows for the program.
Q4. Are candidates from a specific academic background or industry preferred?
Our Fellows represent diverse academic and professional backgrounds.
Q5. What is the time commitment required to do the coursework?
Our Fellows dedicate around ~8 hours per week towards the program. This includes attending the workshops and completing pre and post-workshop assignments.
Q6. What is the duration of the program?
The Fellowship runs for 5 months, with classes held weekly, along with pre and post-course work. Typically, the Fellowship starts in May and concludes by October or November.
Q7. What is the brief layout of the program?
The course structure and components details can be found on our website or by clicking here.
Q8. How many Fellows are selected each year?
This year we will be selecting 30 Fellows.