Policy Internship Opportunity at India Road Safety Campaign [9th Grade to College]: Prizes Worth ₹1L; Apply by Jan 20
About the Policy Internship Program
Policy Internship is a 2 months opportunity floated for students all across India where they liaise with the local stakeholders and solve a pertinent road-safety issue under the guidance of experts. Doing so by collaborating with civic bodies, traffic police, public, and other stakeholders to design a solution proposed by the people, getting it implemented by the people representative for the benefit of the people
To bring ground level changes in the field of road-safety by analyzing real-life problems, surveying and designing feasible solutions and getting them implemented with the help of government authorities, thereby contributing towards IRSC’s vision of reducing road accidents by half by 2025.
Phases of Internships
PHASE 1: Identification of a location that has problems related to road safety.
PHASE 2: Interview the stakeholders of the locality to further analyze the existing problems. Take possible suggestions for solutions from them.
PHASE 3: You have to do proper case-study analysis in order to find out the most feasible solutions to the problem.
PHASE 4: Get your solution implemented by visiting the relevant local authorities.
PHASE 5: Make a report of the implementation of your solution in the location, i.e. survey the location for the impacts brought about by your solution suggestions.
Students can make teams of up to 5 persons and there can be multiple teams from one school/college.This is an opportunity that will not only engage our youth in an important cause but also equip them with transferable knowledge and skills for the future.
The deadline to apply for this program is 20th January 2020.
About the Recruiter
Indian Road Safety Campaign is the road safety initiative of Solve. Started as a project at IIT Delhi due to death of students in a road-accident, IRSC has gradually grown to be the largest youth-led organization in India. IRSC currently works across Policy, Law, Medical, Awareness, Technical domains in its efforts to attack the problem of 1.5 lakhs lives being lost from all ends across 50+ cities with volunteer support of more than 40,000+ students from 500+ colleges.
IRSC is currently working with people from UN, WHO, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, various State Govts, Zonal Polices, Supreme Court, AIIMS, IITs, TRIPP and other research centers across the world in its endeavor towards Vision Zero.
Qualifications and Skills Required
- School students from 9th to 12th Grade.
- College students
Number of Interns Required
Teams with maximum 5 members only
Prize money worth Rs 1,00,000 with certificates
How To Apply
Register yourself on the following links
School students: Click here
College Students: Click here
Vaishnavi Sayal: +91 9999911509, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ashish Malviya: +91 9650699050, email@example.com
Click here for the official website and here for full details of the programme.
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