Project Details

India Smart Cities Fellowship Program 2019

CLIENT/FUNDER: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India

DURATION: 1 years




PROJECT LEAD:  Nabamalika Joardar

The India Smart Cities Fellowship is an initiative of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) under the Smart Cities Mission to cultivate youth leadership and usher vibrancy in the design of India’s urban future. In 2019, a pioneer batch of thirty-nine young professionals were inducted as Fellows, who applied their skills and experience to 12 projects in Smart Cities across the country by providing creative solutions to pressing challenges being faced by India’s urban sector. NIUA is involved in developing and implementing the selection process, and maintaining managerial control of the fellowship on behalf of MoHUA.

Nabamalika Joardar Head - Communications and Strategy

YSK Prerana Program Fellow

Anshul Abbasi Lead (Policy and Planning)

Harveen Kaur Program Fellow

Hintoli Vsema Program Fellow

Jismi Varghese Program Fellow

Kirti Kawale Program Fellow

Mansi Naidu Program Fellow

Mayank Saravagi Program Fellow

Murtaza Mohammadi Program Fellow

Nandini Bhattacharya Program Fellow

Palak Mahanot Program Fellow

Pinky Taneja Program Fellow

Prajkta Adhikari Program Fellow

Punit Gandhi Lead (Projects), Climate Centre for Cities

Rahul Khanna Program Fellow

Shilpa Singh Program Fellow

Shubhashweti Sinha Program Fellow

Smriti Bhatnagar Program Fellow

Sourav Mukherjee Program Fellow

Sreenandini Banerjee Program Manager

SukhbeerTej PratapSingh Young Professional

Udit Sarkar Young Professional

Urwashi Baghele Program Fellow