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Non-Profit Development Internship Abroad

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Fairkonnect | Bangalore, India
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Fairkonnect


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Published 16 days ago

40 hours

Fairkonnect has an opportunity for international non-profit and social work students and graduates to intern with a team of local change-makers and leaders in India that are tackling education, gender equality, and poverty alleviation. Interns are able to work with and empower various communities including marginalized children, youth, and women in South India. Unlike other volunteer programs, this internship is designed to provide work experience and a mutual exchange of learning.


Available projects vary by skill set and goals, but generally encompass the following:

-conducting workshops in training centers and schools for children, young girls and women

-program development related to digital literacy, sex education, health and hygiene and skills development

-puberty education for girls

-mentorship and empowerment of youth through one on one sessions, tutoring, and arts and crafts

-assistance on back end non-profit operations such as fundraising events, content creation, and field research

-hands on projects such as school repainting, sports days, tree planting and educational summer camps


Quick Facts on Lives Impacted

-15,300 children

-6,001 girls

-247 women

-35 international volunteers


Duration: Minimum 6 weeks to Maximum 3 months

Availability: Available year round except for April.


Fairkonnect charges a $595 (+tax) placement fee to provide pre-departure support (visa reference, health/culture/safety training, arrival details), pick you up from the airport, an on-arrival orientation and internship placement.


Please email prachi@fairkonnect.com with your resume attached and for more information! Our past interns have been extremely happy and learned a great deal from the local team.


If you are applying via a Gmail address, make sure you check all your tabs and/or junk folder for our response within 3-4 days as Gmail now has multiple tabs.

Fairkonnect has an opportunity for international non-profit and social work students and graduates to intern with a team of local change-makers and leaders in India that are tackling education, gender equality, and poverty alleviation…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Academic Credits

Benefits

This is an incredible opportunity to intern abroad and experience Indian culture. A fantastic alternative to studying abroad, working in non-profit work overseas can help you gain new skills, network, and be fully immersed in a new community. Perks include:

  • Lots of field experience! This is NOT a 9 to 5 where you are constantly stuck at a computer. You will be out interacting with communities in downtrodden areas
  • Weekends off so you can travel with other international and local volunteers on unforgettable trips like backwaters of Kerala, coffee plantations, ancient ruins and beaches of Goa
  • Possible opportunities for long-term employment

This is an incredible opportunity to intern abroad and experience Indian culture. A fantastic alternative to studying abroad, working in non-profit work overseas can help you…

How to Apply

Please email prachi@fairkonnect.com with your resume attached and for more information!


If you are applying via a Gmail address, make sure you check all your tabs and/or junk folder for our response within 3-4 days as Gmail now has multiple tabs.

Please email prachi@fairkonnect.com with your resume attached and for more information!


If you are applying via a Gmail address, make sure you check all your tabs and/or junk folder…

Location

Bangalore, IN

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