The ARTPARK Innovation Fellow Award is available to a select few exceptional students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) streams that are interested in pursuing innovations in AI and Robotics.
Eligibility: Students that graduate with Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics in the academic year of joining the Fellowship or in the previous year. Students in the final year of their program are eligible to apply.
Criteria: Students with exceptional technical skills especially in the areas of AI and Robotics.
Renewal: In exceptional cases ARTPARK management may renew the fellowship for a further 1 year at their discretion. Under any case the duration will not exceed 2 years.
What will be the work profile for the Fellows during this 1 year?
The Fellows will be exposed to an environment which is both academic and entrepreneurial at the same time. This is not a training program. Selected candidates will be exposed to deep tech programming, hardware building, systems integration and applications from Day 1 and expected to contribute. They will get mentored by some of the exceptional AI & Robotics entrepreneurs and technology talents globally. The areas of work will be as mentioned above and based on requirement. For committed candidates it can be one of the best places to learn and contribute to the technologies of tomorrow.
Who should apply:
Candidates who would like to explore some of the cutting-edge areas of work in the above fields
Candidates who would like to open deep tech startups in the above fields and need to get a hand on feel about what it means
Candidates who would ultimately like to do a PhD but want some hands-on experience and understanding so that they can choose their area of work better
Candidates who would like to join start-up’s working in some of these deep tech areas
Duration & Stipend: The Innovation Fellowship will be awarded for a period of 1 year and the total compensation will be INR 20 lakhs for Bachelor’s graduates and INR 24 lakhs for Master’s graduates.
What happens at the end of a year?
ARTPARK would love to offer full time roles to some of the candidates. They are also free to join one of the ARTPARK ecosystem start-up’s, take up a job somewhere else, go for a Masters/PhD or open their own startup.