Nourishing Nature to Secure Our Future
|Our mission is to foster conservation of biodiversity in Northeast India through research, environmental education, capacity building and advocacy for legal and policy reform to usher a new era of ecological security.|
PR & Communication Officer (PRCO)
Aaranyak is seeking a young, dynamic, hard working and ambitious Publicity and Communications Officer with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism to pursue an exciting career growth...
New Field Course
4th Annual “FIELD COURSE IN CONSERVATION BIOLOGY & GLOBAL HEALTH”, to be held at the Gibbon Conservation Centre, Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India from 2nd to 6th December, 2013
AARANYAK is going to organize a week-long workshop as the title reads above in Guwahati in collaboration with Scholars’ Institute of Technology & Management (SITM).
Aaranyak, a Society for Biodiversity Conservation in Northeast India (Recognized by the Govt. of India as Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) offers internship opportunities for post-graduate or graduate students, in its ongoing conservation programmes particularly aimed at research and conservation of Tiger, Elephant and Rhino. Interns will be working with experienced conservationists of Aaranyak and also its collaborators. Only a limited number of internship positions are available at this moment.
Scope of internship
The internship will cover (any one or in combination) the following broad topics*. However, the intern is expected to design a small, issue based composite proposal to work on the issue in depth.
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: -
Please note that charges apply for our internship programmes as under :
Changes to these fees are at the discretion of the Aaranyak management.