Insight Foundation is running a National Telephone Helpline for Dalit and Adivasi students in Higher Education with the main focus of supporting our students to make informed choices in pursuing higher education and in career opportunities.
This is an attempt to reach to our students at national level, from small towns and villages, first generation literates and those who are not able to access internet.
One of the key focuses of helpline will be to cater to first year college/university students and to support them by linking with faculty members and senior Dalit and Adivasi students.
Helpline Number - 0 99 99 48 42 49
Days - Monday to Friday
Time - 10 am to 1 pm
(The time period to be increased as we gradually develop our resources)
Queries can also be send through SMS to our helpline number or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our students can avail the support of our helpline for
- information on admissions, scholarships and courses both in India and abroad
- for information on career opportunities
- career counselling
- any other issues related with academics and career opportunities
Our helpline will also try to counsel our students on the cases of caste discrimination and prejudices faced by them in the campuses.