Internship Scheme of National Institute of Social Defence: Apply by October 25
National Institute of Social Defence (NISD), Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment Government of India has invited applications under the NISD Internship Scheme.
The scheme aims to provide short term exposure to selected candidates with the different Divisions of NISD, Government of India.
The domains / areas for which Internship is invited are (i) Senior Citizens Care (ii) Drug Abuse Prevention (iii) Other Social Defence Issues
Period: The period of Internship shall be at least four weeks but not exceeding 3 months.
Eligibility: Applicants should be students pursuing/passed out Graduate/Post Graduate Degree or should be Research Scholars enrolled in recognized University/Institution within India from any background but preferably from Social Science background -Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology, Law etc. Applicant should have secured 50% or more cumulative marks in all the years/semesters of their graduation/ post-graduation till the date of application. Fluency in English or Hindi is desirable for internship.
Internship shall be available throughout the year based on the requirements of NISD. A candidate can apply for internship only once during a financial year. Applications received till 25th of each month shall be allowed for subsequent month/s internship.
Applications can be submitted online at http://nisd.gov.in/internship.html. Applicants must clearly indicate the area of interest.
A maximum of 5 interns are taken for Internship at a time for each Division. The selected applicant has to produce letter of recommendation from the college/institution at the time of joining, failing which his/her candidature shall be cancelled. A certificate regarding successful completion of Internship shall be issued.
Detailed Guidelines are available at http://nisd.gov.in/internship.html.