Applications are invited for the Punjab Youth Leaders Program (PYLP) 2021 by Sanjhi Sikhiya.

About the Program

Punjab Youth Leaders Program (PYLP) is a two-year full-time leadership development program. It brings together individuals who have shown exceptional leadership potential. During these two years, the young leaders work towards improving the learning and governance in the government primary schools in Punjab.

In the process, they grow by building their own leadership values and competencies. The aim of the program is to create a strong community of future leaders which is committed to transform Punjab into a land of Hope, Courage and Possibilities in the next 30 years.

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  • PYLP is looking for young and dynamic individuals, above the age of 24 years (as of 01.01.2021) with work experience of at least 2 years, preferably in education.

What will PYLP fellows do?

  • A Punjab Youth Leader will work with clusters of government schools, an area within a district of Punjab which comprises of 10-15 schools.
  • He/she will be bringing together all the major stakeholders of the schools – teachers, parents, Panchayats and local officials – and make them part of the journey in the transformation of schools.
  • In this process, he/she will acquire essential leadership skills, such as organizing people and resources, and form a life-long support community with others based on shared experience on the ground.

Selection Process

  • On submitting the online application form, applicants will be shortlisted as per the eligibility criteria and their alignment with the Program.
  • Shortlisted applicants will have to complete a pre-work, the details of which will be communicated separately through email and/or phone.
  • Upon evaluation of the pre-work, shortlisted applicants will be invited for group activities and interviews.
  • An offer will be made to the applicants selected in the interview by the last week of March 2021.

How to Apply?

  • You are required to complete the online Application Form and attach your CV along with it.
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  • Only online applications will be accepted.
  • Application Deadline is by Feb 28, 2021


  • You can call us at +91 8146740988 (Monday-Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm).
  • You can also write to them at [email protected] and expect a reply within 48 hours.

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