The Chief Minister Fellowship program offers a unique opportunity to work with the Maharashtra government in India. It enables meaningful participation in policy making, execution, monitoring and evaluation of programs. It provides opportunities to visit various knowledge institutions in the state and provides valuable experience for youth interested in working in the social development sector. The 11-month program invites recent graduates in India, aged 21-26, with at least 1 year of work experience to apply. Fellows are paid a monthly stipend of Rs. 40,000 plus insurance and paid leave.