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54th, 55th, and 56th Know India Program (KIP)

Know India Programme KIP is an engagement programme for Diaspora youths (between the age of 18-30 years) of Indian origin to introduce them to India and promote awareness about different facets of Indian life, our cultural heritage, art and the transformation taking place in India. This programme is open to youth of Indian origin (excluding nonresident Indians). Details guidelines on eligibility/selection criteria, assistance provided and Role /responsibilities etc are available at the Ministry’s link: http://www.mea.gov.in/know-india-programme.html. For details please visit: - www.kip.gov.in

This year i.e. in 2019-20, Ministry will organise six KIPs with participation of overseas Indians in each programme. The schedule of 54th , 55th and 56th KIPs are as under.

S No. KIP Date State Partner Last date of application on KIP portal
1 54th  KIP 01st Aug -25th Aug 2019 Punjab & Haryana 30th June 2019
2 55th  KIP 03rd Sept -27 th Sept 2019 Goa 30th July 2019
3 56st  KIP 01st Oct -25th Oct 2019 Kerala 30th Aug 2019

Indian-origin youth can submit applications online (http://www.kip.gov.in) for the three KIPs to be held in 2019 i.e. 54th, 55th & 56th . Applications can be submitted ONLINE (www.kip.gov.in/).