Internship Opportunity at NISD, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Delhi – Apply by Oct 25 | Anyone can Apply
National Institute of Social Defence (NISD) Internship Scheme seeks to engage students pursuing Graduate / Post Graduate Degrees or Research Scholars enrolled in recognized universities/Institutions within India as “interns”. These ‘interns” shall be given
exposure to various Divisions within NISD.
The internship will be on an unpaid basis.
The Scheme :
Name of the Scheme: The NISD Internship Scheme.
Purpose: To allow short-term exposure of “selected candidates” with the different Divisions of NISD, Government of India as ‘Interns’. A list of domains/areas for which the Internship is invited is enclosed as Annexure – “I”.
Objectives of the Scheme: The Scheme has the following stated objectives:
a. To allow young academic talent to be associated with the NISD’s work for mutual benefit.
b. The “Interns” shall have an opportunity to know about the functions of the different Divisions of the NISD and their programmes and policies etc.
c. To provide an opportunity for the officers of the Authority to interact with young thinking minds from reputed Institutions, as ideas from budding scholars will prove to be of importance for policy and planning inputs.
d. To provide a framework to students by which their educational experience is enhanced and support the work of NISD through practical work assignments. Internship:
I. Internship shall be available throughout the year based on the requirements of NISD.
Interested applicants shall apply online for the Internship Programme.
II. Eligibility: Bonafide students pursuing/passed out Graduate/Post Graduate Degree or Research Scholars enrolled in recognized
University/Institution within India from any background but preferably Social Science background i.e. Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology, Law etc. of any recognized University/ Institution within India fulfilling the following conditions are eligible to apply for the internship:
a) Students pursuing/passed out Graduate/Post Graduate Degree or Research
b) They have secured 50% or more cumulative marks in all the years/semesters of their graduation/ post-graduation till the date of application.
(iii) Period: The period of Internship shall be at least four weeks but not exceeding 3 months.
Interns not completing the requisite period will not be issued any certificate. The intern shall be present during office hours i.e. 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. on all working days. For experience, If the Director desires, the intern may travel for field experience.
(iv) Experience Certificate: A certificate regarding successful completion of the Internship shall be issued.