Shubham Verma

Shubham Verma

Vision India Fellow & Development Associate


Shubham Verma is a Vision India Fellow and Development Associate. His area of interest is constituency management and rural development. Currently, he is engaged in various activities of rural development in Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh, trying to understand the key issues. He is also engaging the local youth who can discuss and solve these problems in the future.

Shubham and his team in Vidisha actively work in a Dalit basti to improve their socio-economic situation & lifestyle. Shubham also teaches at various govt. schools to improve the learning abilities of children. He created an online community platform for the people of Vidisha where they can share their views in the form of blogs, articles, poems and so on.

In the future, Shubham Verma plans to start a social purpose organisation which can solve the problems of the villages of his district Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh. He also wishes to be an elected representative of his constituency.

Shubham's Journey

Computer Instructor at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Vidisha
Sr. Research Fellow at Public Policy Research Centre
Community Development Fellow at Vision Indian Foundation (now Rashtram)
Nominated for ‘Walk within (170 kms), an immersion in Tribal life of Bharat
Launched History of Things: a YouTube Channel focusing on real history behind several issues and topics of India
Won Youth Social star award at National Youth Conclave-Bhusawal


  • PG Diploma in Community Media | TISS Mumbai
  • MSW | Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday University
  • B.E(CS) | RGPV Bhopal University

Shubham shares his VIF Fellowship experience

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