2016 Grant Cycle

In the 2016 grant cycle, we selected 15 NGOs across 10 states to receive grant from HSBC Skills for Life. The projects started in September 2016 with project duration varying from 12 to 18 months.

Tata Institute of Social Sciences is a Monitoring & Evaluation partner in this grant cycle and recently undertook the mid-term evaluations to all the projects. The projects have progressed reasonable well and as of 31st January 2019 have trained 6265 youth and placed nearly 72.58% of them in employment so far.

The NGOs selected for grant in the 2016 grant cycle are as below (in alphabetical order)

Name of the NGO Project Location
CAP Foundation Tamil Nadu
Deshpande Foundation Karnataka
Dev Rishi Educational Society Uttarakhand
Don Bosco Tech Society Bihar
Gram Utthan Odisha
Helen Keller Institute for Deaf & Deafblind Maharashtra
Janajagran Kendra Odisha
Kherwadi Social Welfare Association New Delhi
Manthan Gramin Evam Samaj Sewa Samiti Madhya Pradesh
Nav Bharat Jagriti Kendra Jharkhand
Sahyadri Community Development And Women Empowerment Society Karnataka
Snehadeep Trust for the Disabled Karnataka
Society for Educational Welfare & Economic Development Karnataka
Swayam Shikshan Prayog Maharashtra
Yugantar Telangana