Swachh Bharat Summer Internships 2018 – In pursuance of the objectives of the Swachh Bharat Mission launched as a national movement on October 2nd, 2014, the MHRD, in association with the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin), Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, is launching a ‘Swachh Bharat Summer Internship’ Program for the year 2018
Also See : Scholarships 2019
In furtherance of the objective of the Swach Bharat Abiyan launched on 02nd October 2014 Govt. has launched the Swachh Bharat Summer Internships-2018 aiming at enrolling the students for promoting swachhta in the village
At least 100 hours in the period 01st May to 31st July 2018 during Summer Vacation
The internship is open only to the registered students of the higher educational institutions, and they are expected to take up a project for promotion of cleanliness, by spending an approximate duration of 100 hours the village selected by the student.
Each institution is required to assign at least one Nodal Officer (who shall be registered on the website) who will guide students throughout the internship as per the guidelines enclosed.
On completion of the summer internship, the best 3 interns/ teams of interns would be awarded at college level and their names would be forwarded for eligible awards at University level/ State and National level.
All participants will be given a Swachh Bharat Internship Certificate on completion of their internship and its approval by the parent institution or;
Curriculum credits will be given by institutions affiliated with UGC to all interns whose internships are certified by the parent institution as eligible for the credits on the basis of higher parameters
The Best interns will be recognized at college, university, state and national levels as follows:
College Level: Shields / cups given by parent institution
Cash Awards in addition to certificates (Provided by MHRD/MDWS)
University Level: Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000, Rs 10,000
State Level: Rs 50,000, Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000
National Level: Rs 2 lakh, 1 lakh, Rs 50,000
The Nodal Officers should register on the https://sbsi.mygov.in and facilitate application process
May provide necessary logistics for interns, such as travel to the village, refreshments, etc.To ensure that all interns submit their reports on the portal https://sbsi.mygov.in on time(within 15 days of completion of fieldwork)
A website has been developed for the purpose of registration and reporting throughout the internship period, the link to which is https://sbsi.mygov.in
The registration for the summer internships will be open from 25th April till 15th May 2018