Applicants should be enrolled in a course of study leading to a formal qualification or associated with an institution or conservation organization. English will be primary language for communication. Good computer skills (Word/Excel) are essential.
Minimum age 20 years. Person with any nationality can apply.
4 weeks minimum to 12 weeks maximum.
Interns are not paid. Travel costs, travel arrangements and living accommodation are the responsibility of the intern or their sponsoring institution. Interns must have adequate medical insurance coverage. Local interns (from Northeast India) may apply separately for a small stipend to cover food, lodging, travel and other necessary cost during fieldwork.
A foreign intern is required to pay an internship fee to cover internship management expenses that may vary based on duration of the internship.
Requests should be sent well in advance to Dr. B. P. Lahkar, Programme Secretary, Aaranyak along with the following documents: -
A cover letter describing your areas of interest and tentative period when you will be available,
a brief CV describing your training and experience,
a support letter from institutional advisor,
a recent photograph and
any additional information that could assist evaluation.
Please note that charges apply for our internship programmes as under :
|Duration||International Students||Domestic Students|
|Up to 1 Month||Rs.10,000||Rs. 3,000|
|1-3 months||Rs. 25,000||Rs 8,000|
|3-6 months||Rs. 45,000||Rs 15,000|
Changes to these fees are at the discretion of the Aaranyak management.
Address for snail mail: - "Internship Programme",
Aaranyak, 50 Samanwoy Path, Survey,
Beltola, Guwahati-781028, Assam, India.