Our NGO Student Internship Programme in India is a great opportunity for students from around the world to learn and gain on-the-job exposure in non-profit social profit and related social enterprise sector while contributing to the social good initiatives of the NGO. We invite interns from streams like Psychology, Social Work, Agriculture, Conservation, Business Administration (HR, Marketing, Sales), Communications & PR, Gender Studies, International Development, and others.
The objective of the NGO Student Internship Programme in India is to provide students with intense, practical opportunities to learn and experience the constituents of the non-profit sector, as well as contribute to NGO initiative of their areas of interest.
It is a completely voluntary, unpaid assignment. As a self-financed program, you may organise the funding from your college/university, an external scholarship or your own-self. We charge real time expenses and small margin of contribution to volunteer-internship support services, welfare projects and affiliate initiatives from the potentially selected volunteers at the time of signing the contract. The charges are economical, affordable and value for time and experience. The fee will vary depending on locations and duration of volunteer work. EcoDEVA can only pay reimbursements on agreed upon expenses, you would incur during the course of your internship.
Eligibility criteria• Age 21 to 35 years of age• Should be in university education / recent (post) graduate / youth professional• Should be able to put in a minimum of 2-weeks• Should give full time intensive commitment• Should believe in values and principles of EcoDEVA and its affiliate initiatives, that include – Youth in Leadership, Sustainable Development, Community Oriented and Engaged Work, Accountability, Secularism, Non-Violence, Environmental Consciousness, Cultural Empathy, Social Entrepreneurship, Volunteer action, Experiential Learning, Innovation, Working in Partnership
INTERNSHIP COSTS - Program Cost / Internship Fee:It is a completely voluntary, unpaid assignment. As a self-financed program you may seek funding from your college/university, an external scholarship or your own-self. We charge real time expenses and small margin to sustain our program support expenses and support our affiliate NGO work. The fee is payable at the time of signing the contract by the potential interns. The charges are economical, affordable and valuable. These will vary depending on locations and duration of volunteer work. EcoDEVA can only pay reimbursements on agreed upon expenses, you would incur during the course of your internship.
Weeks Fee 4 Weeks $400 6 Weeks $670 8 Weeks $800 10 Weeks $950 12 Weeks $1,150 16 Weeks $1,550 20 Weeks $1,900 24 Weeks $2,250 These fee are competitive and affordable for the experience and professional support provided. Internship fee comprise of two separate fees. An application and administration fee of $220 USD (covers advertising, staff/office expenses, etc) and a nominal weekly program fee (covers room/board, meals, workplace and internet, Indian SIM, fieldwork, training and mentor-ship support, certification etc).
EcoDEVA provides contracted volunteer interns a furnished accommodation and a workplace with landline broadband or mobile phone based internet facility. The food will be organised by the organisation. Individuals may also participate in kitchen work / cooking in the available kitchen subject to proper sanitation and the kitchen code of conduct.
Please fill in the following form to apply for EcoDEVA internship.
You will get reply to this application within 72 hours. In case there is no reply, please write to email@example.com with a cc to firstname.lastname@example.org
An interview with the Program Director / Coordinator will follow this application where you may clarify many of the questions that you may have regarding the volunteer internship program or the organisation and its work.