Volunteer/Internship Opportunities @ Janaagraha, Bangalore: Applications Open

About Volunteering & Internships Over the years, scores of active citizens have supported Janaagraha in different measures. Janaagraha transition from inspiring practical patriotism to improving quality of life was made possible by these volunteers who mixed passion with rigour. Offer your time and be the change you want to see. If any of the above spaces excite you then do write in to volunteer@janaagraha.org. Who can volunteer & Intern ? With projects ranging from Urban planning and initiatives like BalaJannagraha …

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IIT Mandi: National Workshop on Smart Energy Grid Analysis for Indian Scenario [June 8-10, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh]: Apply by May 15

The three day workshop on National Workshop on Smart Energy Grid Analysis will be full of hands on experiments/training on Smart Energy Grid cases and research solutions for future electricity networks and their potential issues require looking beyond the existing research frontiers, independent of disciplinary boundaries. Hands on Experiments/Training: Introduction and hands on experiments on Smart Grid Test Bed developed at IIT Mandi Introduction and hands on training on Real Time Digital Simulator (RTDS) facility available at IIT Mandi Some of …

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Call for Papers: International Conference on Advances in Computational Mathematics [May 27-28, Dhaka]: Submit by April 15

The conference is jointly organized by South Asian University, New Delhi and University of Dhaka in Dhaka during May 27-28, 2017. Concept Note: Computational mathematics involves mathematical research in areas of science where computing plays a central and essential role, emphasizing algorithms, numerical methods, and symbolic methods. A large number of mathematical models encounter in a wide variety of areas, including, engineering, medicine, science, business and finance and weather forecasting. The primary goal of this conference is to bring together …

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Volunteer Opportunity @ Vision India Foundation: Applications Open

VIF focusses on bringing systemic, long-term reforms by working on public policy, governance and institutional frameworks of the nation. Since our establishment, we have worked with numerous government and non-government partners towards our mission. VIF has various opportunities for young Indians who have a passion for nation-building. Available positions: Ambassador Face for VIF in the campus  Reach-out for VIF: Online and Offline Publicity for VIF for all its activities. Word Of Mouth Publicity: Identify young talent in Policy Space and …

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JOB POST: Teaching Positions @ Zabaan, Language Institute, New Delhi: Applications Open

Zabaan is an independent language institute in New Delhi that offers language training at all proficiency levels. Whether at our learning centre or online, Zabaan provides instruction in the following languages: Hindi, Urdu, English, French, German, Persian, Tamil, Punjabi, Pashto, Sanskrit. Salaried Positions Zabaan currently has multiple full-time and part-time salaried teaching positions open for Hindi, Urdu, German, French, Tamil, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada and Telugu. Applicants for full-time teaching positions should expect to teach four to five 90-minute classes per day at the Zabaan centre. Those applying for …

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Internship Opportunities @ Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington DC, US: Applications Open

Established in Washington, D.C. over 50 years ago, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a bipartisan, nonprofit policy research organization dedicated to providing strategic insights and policy solutions to help decision-makers chart a course toward a better world. CSIS offers full and part-time internships in the fall, spring, and summer for undergraduates, advanced students, and recent graduates who are interested in gaining practical experience in public policy. Available Positions Summer Research Intern – Freeman Chair (Politics and …

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Internship Opportunity @ Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis (IDSA), New Delhi: Applications Open

The Institute for Defence Studies and Analysis (IDSA) is India’s premier multidisciplinary and forward looking security policy think-tank. Started in 1965 the Institute is home to scholars and analysts from all over the world and provides a platform for bringing together innovative thinkers from a range of disciplines and subject areas including international relations, area studies, military affairs, energy, climate change, economics, social sciences, and science and technology. The IDSA Internship Program is highly competitive and especially useful for young …

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Indian Council of World Affairs Essay Competition 2017 on Foreign Policy: Prizes Worth Rs. 60,000: Submit by July 30

As part of its ‘Awareness Programme on Indian Foreign Policy’, Indian Council of World Affairs announces the second edition of ICWA Essay Competition for school students (15-18 years) and undergraduate/ post graduate students (18-25Years). Topics Junior Level (15-18 years) a) What India’s Foreign Policy means to Young India/ India’s Foreign Policy Priorities for the Youth – (1500 words). Senior Level (18-25 years) b) Conflict, Religion and Foreign Policy (2500 words). Eligibility Criteria The participants must be an enrolled student in …

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The Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA) Essay Contest 2017: Submit by May 21; Prize of Rs. 60,000

To foster the study and appreciation of Jane Austen, JASNA (The Jane Austen Society of North America) conducts an annual student Essay Contest. Support is generously provided by a grant in memory of the late Russell Clark and in honor of William Phillips, educators and leaders in JASNA’s Greater Chicago Region. Essay Topic On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, JASNA is looking for short essays that address the following questions: Imagine that you are adapting …

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Internship Opportunity: Research Assistantship [App Development] Under Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan, IIT Bombay

Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan: Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay (Formerly Research Staff Member, IBM India Research Lab). This is an opportunity to work under Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan who has undertaken following projects. Projects Vialogue 2. Digital Storyboarding through Lokavidya Android and Desktop Application along with Video Summarization 3. Lokacart 4. Lokacart Plus 5. Statistical Relational Learning For Machine Translation Eligibility ONLY applicants who can work FULL TIME from IIT Bombay campus should apply. Freshers and Immediate joiners with duration 6 …

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JOB POST: Development Apprentice @ PRADAN: Field-Based Rural Development: Applications Open

Professional Assistance for Development Action (PRADAN) is one of the largest professionally managed field-based rural development organizations. PRADAN has been a pioneer in professionalizing rural development by systematically recruiting deploying large numbers of well-educated youth at the grass roots. Work Description This is a 12 month long training programme and those who complete apprenticeship are offered as Executive in PRADAN. The programme allows our new recruits to assess life in grassroots work. The well-structured programme nurtures new entrants using the principle …

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Internship Opportunities @ Foundation for Democratic Reforms, Hyderabad: Applications Open

The Internship Program at the Foundation for Democratic Reforms offers advanced undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain practical experience in policy research and advocacy on governance reforms by assisting with research for the senior fellows and staff, and assisting with a variety of tasks involved in the operations of a reputed center for innovative policy leadership. Available Positions 1. Research and Advocacy: Postgraduates, Graduates and undergraduates who are looking forward to widen their perspective with exposure to current issues …

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Internship Opportunity @ Centre for Science and Environment, New Delhi: Applications Open

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) is a public interest research and advocacy organisation based in New Delhi. CSE researches into, lobbies for and communicates the urgency of development that is both sustainable and equitable. Work Description Assignments could be of two types: research based and non research based. We do not do primary research at CSE. Our research is based on information available in the public domain. Our focus is primarily on policy advocacy on environmental issues. We work on …

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Internship Opportunity @ International Policy Analysis Network [Karnal, Haryana]: Apply by May 31

International Policy Analysis Network is an independent, private, non-profit public policy organisation currently based in India. IPAN Internship Programme is an intensive, highly selective, unpaid, non-resident programme for mentoring and training interested young students in the areas of public policy research. IPAN Internships provide an opportunity for career exploration and development as well as a chance to learn new skills. Interns may work independently or with the IPAN teams in our research areas. This is an excellent opportunity for those students …

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Internship Opportunities @ Brookings India, Delhi: Applications Open

The Brookings Institution India Center serves as a platform for cutting-edge, independent, policy-relevant research and analysis on the opportunities and challenges facing India and the world. Available Positions 1. Foreign Policy Internship Interns will work under the guidance of a fellow and research assistant at Brookings India in New Delhi 2. Research Assistant: Energy and Environment The role requires contribution to ongoing research in the Energy, Environment, and Sustainability vertical at Brookings India. 3. Research Internship (Energy and Environment: Coal) Brookings India is offering …

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SBI Youth for India Fellowship 2017: Stipend of Rs. 15,000, Apply by May 31

SBI Youth for India is a 13-month long programme that enables India’s brightest young minds to work on rural development projects with experienced NGOs. Supported by State Bank of India, the fellowship offers the best platform in the country to follow your heart and help solve rural India’s most pressing challenges. Projects SBI YFI offers a wide range of projects that cover the entire gamut of rural development. Fellows can either choose to work on an existing project or can …

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JOB POST: Janaagraha, Bangalore [3 Positions]: Applications Open

Janaagraha is a not for profit organization working in the space of urban reforms and citizen participation. Over the years, Janaagraha’s work has spanned numerous disciplines of urban development. People from diverse backgrounds – urban planners, communication experts, content developers, GIS specialists, digital marketing specialist- have enabled Janaagraha’ s transition from a movement to a robust institution. While collaborating with citizens and governments, Janaagraha has proactively sought people who embody the spirit ‘ Be the change you want to see’. …

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Internship Opportunity @ Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi: Applications Open

ORF Internship Programme ORF offers internships for scholars and students from diverse backgrounds, proficient in English, to work under various ORF programmes and initiatives. Interns may be assigned administrative, editorial, research, writing or organisational tasks to support the programme or initiative to which they have been assigned. Programmes Climate, Energy and Resources Cyber and Media Economy and Growth Global Governance National Security Strategic Studies The Politics of Reform How to Apply? Please fill the application form given here. Note: The cover …

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JOB POST: TISS Mumbai, Guwahati: Program Manager, Content Developer: Apply by April 30

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) invites applications for following two positions. Available Positions 1. Administration: Program Manager, Child Care & Geriatric Care Vertical (School of Vocational Education) The Program Manager will be responsible for handling client accounts and managing the educational programme related deadlines, accounts, or issues that might be relative to running the educational programme’s. He/she must be able to coordinate for student mobilization and related activities. Deadline: April 30 Location: Guwahati Eligibility Candidates from Guwahati ONLY will be eligible …

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Internship Opportunity @ Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore [PG]: Applications Open

Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC) is one of the earliest and largest premier inter-disciplinary research institutions working on social science research in India. Established in 1972, ISEC has been instrumental in carrying out robust and competent research studies on various issues in social sciences. Through both macro and micro-level studies, with inter-disciplinary approaches, the Institute’s mandate is to generate knowledge and provide information to improve the quality of policy-making and serve as a centre for excellence in research …

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JOB POST: Project Fellows for Biodiversity Finance Initiative Project @ WII [Dehradun, Uttarakhand]: Apply by April 21

Biodiversity Finance Initiative Project (BIOFIN) is a global initiative that seeks to address the biodiversity finance challenge in a comprehensive manner by building a sound case for increased investment in the management of ecosystems and biodiversity. BIOFIN is managed by the UNDP Ecosystems and biodiversity Programme globally. Launched in India by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) and UNDP India, BIOFIN provides a systematic and flexible approach to identify and mobilise the financial resources needed for implementing the …

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JOB POST: Copyeditors and Proofreaders @ ORF, New Delhi: Applications Open

  Observer Research Foundation (ORF) is looking for freelance copyeditors and proofreaders. The role requires strong copyediting and proofreading skills to clear varied-length ORF publications in a time-bound fashion. Copyediting will involve correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation, syntax; fact checking and verifying information pertaining to data, charts, graphs; ensuring consistency in spelling, hyphenation, numerals, fonts, etc; flagging awkward / unclear / ambiguous phrasing; and ensuring internal consistency of content. Proofreading will involve going over formatted copy to detect errors in spelling, …

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Internship Opportunity @ Newslaundry [Editorial, Marketing, Tech, Social Media]: Applications Open

Newslaundry Internship Newslaundry is a media critique, news and current affairs portal and YouTube channel. We value independence and transparency and believe the two are integral to democracy and a healthy society. This applies to news media too, often referred to as the fourth pillar of democracy. We will question established ways and models that get too comfortable and cozy. No one should be above scrutiny: Not politics, industry, civil society, and certainly not the media. Not them, not you, …

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