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LedBy Her

General Fellowship Program

A 4-month intensive Summer leadership program, free of cost, for high-potential Indian Muslim Women currently in college



Weekend retreats | Workshops | Executive Coaching | 1:1 Mentorship | Speaker sessions 

Applications are live for the General Fellowship Program 2021. The last date to apply is 15 December 2020. Click the below link to start your application.

A look at our 2021 LedBy Her Fellowship

Why apply?

We are a 4 month co-curricular, rigorous, intensive Summer leadership fellowship, where young Indian Muslim Women are provided with:

  • programming that includes workshops/modules on negotiations, growth mindset, adaptive leadership, personal narrative, and mindfulness

  • Mentoring ecosystem that provides access to industry experts, and community role models

  • Specialized support via a peer network of women from similar backgrounds and high ambitions

What are we looking for?

High-potential, young Indian Muslim Women who are ambitious and are looking for an environment that understands and supports the unique experiences and journeys of Indian Muslim women. We will select 24 women to participate in the fellowship, who will go through this transformative and empowering journey. Our goal is to create collaborative, nurturing, and confident professionals which in turn will support a socially inclusive and equitable story of India’s growth.

When do I apply?

Applications are live for the 2021 LedBy fellowship program! Click on the link below to apply.

LedBy FellowshipTimeline


1 October 2020
Round 1 applications go live.
The last date to apply is 15 December 2020


14 Jan 2021
Round 2 invites go out to the selected applicants


March 2021
Interview invites go out to the selected applicants


May 2021
The final selection list will be declared


June to October 2021
Fellowship Program

Information Session on the Fellowship

Want to know more about the fellowship and interact with the core team and the Alumni?

Register by clicking the date below! The session is open to everyone

17 October 2020

Eligibility Criteria

You are eligible for the fellowship if you​

  • Identify yourself as an Indian Muslim Woma(x)n

  • Are no more than two years away from completing a full-time undergraduate degree ( that means, is in 3rd or 4th years of a 4-year program; 2nd or 3rd year of a 3-year program) or

  • Are in a full-time postgraduate program of one or two years duration, and

  • Physically reside in India

2020 Alumni

A group of global 

change-makers who believe the world needs more Indian Muslim women role models

2020 General Fellowship

Have a look at the 2020 fellowship program, that has trained two dozen young, high-potential Indian Muslim women: our fellows

Workshop Facilitators

The Foundation has brought together international experts associated with the best institutions to nurture and encourage our fellows

Listen to 0ur founder & fellows talk about the fellowship

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