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Manava Seva Dharma Samvardhani (MSDS) launched the Sadguru Gnanananda Fellowship Program in 2010. Each year, 3 fellows are identified from rural India and are offered a monthly fellowship of Rs.10,000 for a period of 3 years. Further, these fellows also get mentoring support from the CSIM team to enable them scale up their organisation.

If you wish to nominate budding rural social entrepreneurs whom you think would qualify for this prestigious fellowship program, please write to For more details on Fellowship Criteria and Nomination Form visit

Last date for nominations: 15.5.2014.

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Unsung Beacons is a collection of inspiring success stories on social service that have been published in CSIM’s monthly tabloid ‘Conversations’ in 2012. Shri. T.N. Venkatesh IAS, Joint Commissioner – Education, has written the foreword for this publication.Buy now!

Inspiring Conversations is a collection of Celebrity Interviews that were featured in CSIM’s monthly tabloid ‘Conversations’ in 2010 and 2011. Celebrities who are involved in social work have been interviewed for this section. Mr. R. Nataraj, IPS, Chairman Tamilnadu Public Service Commission has penned the foreword. Buy Now

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