National Commission for Women
Plot No. 21, Jasola Institutional Area
New Delhi — 110 025.
Internship with the National Commission for Women
The National Commission for Women has been set up in terms of the National Commission for Women Act, 1990 (Act No. 20 of 1990) to further review the Constitutional and Legal safeguards available to women, recommend remedial measures to remove impediments in realizing such goals, facilitate redressal of grievances and advise the Government on all policy
also organizes workshops/consultations, constitutes expert committees, undertakes studies/make recommendations for economic empowerment of women, conducts workshops/seminars for gender awareness and takes up publicity.
The National Commission for Women has, with a view to effectively disseminate knowledge/information on women related issues and build a pool of trained manpower, decided to engage interns in the National Commission for Women with immediate effect. Accordingly it has been decided to offer following categories of internship:
Scheme A: Unpaid Internship for a period not less than 30 days for 1st year students of 3 year LLB Course or 3rd year student of 5 year LLB Course/Post Graduate in Sociology/Social Work 1st year.
Scheme B: Paid Internship for a period of 60 days.
Eligibility Criteria : Students of second year of 3-year LLB Course/4th / 5th year BA LLB/BBA LLB/ B.Sc LLB Courses/2nd year Post Graduate Sociology/Social Work/ Gender Issue/ Women studies/Gender studies/Students of LLM/
Stipend : Rs.10,000/- PM
With a view to enable students to apply for internship, an on-line application proforma has been made available on the portal of National Commission for Women viz. ncw.nic.in
The interns will be selected on the following basis:
Scheme A: First come first serve basis subject to fulfilling the eligibility requirements.
Scheme B: 50% weightage for the percentage obtained during last two years and 50% weightage for the quality of the ‘Statement of Purpose’ uploaded as part of the proforma.
The maximum number of interns to be engaged, under both schemes will be decided by the Competent Authority, National Commission for Women. It is clarified that no honorarium will be paid in cases where the interns work for less than 60 days.
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