The Empanelment process is modelled on a convergence approach where the C.S.R. training component, network of Prime Ministers Rural Development Fellows Scheme (PMRDF) Fellows, TISS Faculty members and other sectoral specialists can converge for ensuring a vision mission alignment of the empanelment process at the Development Labs — Centre for Public Policy and Governance, Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The Empanelment process aims to provide the corporate sector and various government institutions with a list of reliable and credible organizations as partners for development projects and research purposes.
- The organizations may apply to be empanelled throughout the year.
- Note that all empanelment are provisional in nature, depending on the field visit scrutiny and PSU response. All organisations are empanelled for a period of THREE financial years, thereafter to be reviewed and renewed subject to satisfactory performance.
- All applications that are non-empanelled, can re-apply after TWO years.
The Empanelment Process is a robust process with three levels of scrutiny: