Internship or Volunteer opportunity in NEWS remains open throughout the year depending on the interests of the applicant and availability of work programmes in the organization. We look for active students from reputed organisations for duration of 3 months/6months/1 year internship or volunteering. Preferred academic backgrounds to be an intern is Environmental Science/Conservation Biology/MSW/Management/Biological sciences and related subjects. Students are required to have a good knowledge in Bengali (read, write and speak), English and should be computer literate. Certificates will be provided to the students at the end of the programme.

Please note that the internship is mostly unpaid and all the field expenses will be taken care of by NEWS. The activities will include 1) Intense field work, 2) Outstation visit in case of an outside field area, 3) Scientific data collection and analysis, 4) Community outreach activities, 5) Report writing and documentation, 6) Regular attendance in office.

A student would require a permission letter from there institution (either from their Principal or from the authorized head of their respective department). To apply please send your recommendation letter and your CV at