ELISS is a leadership development program that prepares graduate students to collaborate across boundaries for the benefit of society.
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ELISS is a competitive, national program that prepares graduate and professional students to collaborate across disciplines and institutions to tackle complex problems. ELISS provides fellows a hands–on experience to improve their leadership skills while helping your community and the nation better understand and address tough societal challenges in one of two theme areas: Health and Wellbeing or Energy and Education, depending on their preference. Our goal is to help ELISS fellows prepare for meaningful careers in any sector, from academia to government to industry, and to become more informed and engaged citizens.