2017 Grant Cycle

For the 2017 grant cycle we had received over 320 applications and after a rigorous process of evaluation, selected 23 NGOs to receive grant from HSBC Skills for Life. They collectively will train over 11,000 youth over the next two years and place at least 70% of them in formal employment.

Deloitte is the Monitoring & Evaluation partner in this grant cycle and an orientation workshop was organized in October 2017, in Mumbai to acquaint the NGO with the reporting requirements and our expectations from the projects.

The project is at its early stage, and as of 30 September 2018 have trained 3392 youth, 2138 are undergoing training and placed 1479 of them in employment so far.

The NGOs who are selected under this grant cycle are as below (in alphabetical order).

Name of the NGO Project Location
Aaruthal Foundation Tamil Nadu
Anudip Foundation for Social Welfare Andhra Pradesh
Arun Institute of Rural Affairs Odisha
Bandhan Konnagar West Bengal
Centre for Youth and Social Development Odisha   
Cheshire Homes India Bangalore Unit Karnataka   
Deaf Enabled Foundation Andhra Pradesh     
Development Alternatives Madhya Pradesh     
India HIV/AIDS Alliance Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan     
Katha New Delhi
KEM Hospital Research Centre Maharashtra
Mission Foundation Movement Mizoram
Noble Educational Empowerment Society Telangana
PanIIT Alumni Reach For India Foundation Jharkhand
Peace Trust Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry     
Pragya India Rajasthan
Prayas JAC Society Delhi
Saath Charitable Trust Gujarat
Saarthak Education Trust Delhi 
Sambhav Foundation Uttar Pradesh
Sarjan Foundation    Gujarat 
Trecstep Tamil Nadu
 Udyogini Guwahati