Common Cause invites applications for winter internship between January and March 2016.


10th January, 2016

Key Responsibilities

We welcome only those interns who have genuine interest in making a difference through citizens‟ interventions. The interns will be expected to assist a small, friendly team of professionals with legal/ policy research, case work, media and web outreach and field-visits, depending on the specific requirements of ongoing projects.


Interns could be PG/ Undergraduate students and young research scholars from any stream, though students with law and social work backgrounds will be preferred.

We also prefer students from Delhi NCR region or those who can stay in Delhi/ NCR on their own and take care of their medical and material needs during the period of the internship.


The intern shall be awarded Rs. 6,000, subject to satisfactory completion of a one-month internship. Accommodation and local conveyance expenses will be borne by the intern.

Out-station travel, if required by the Organization, during the course of the internship shall be compensated separately.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should email their CV, along with a short note (300 words) on an issue of public interest they feel strongly about and how it could be addressed to by January 10th, 2016 with ‘Winter Internship’ and preferred dates of internship (between January and March 2016) specified clearly in the subject of the email.

Applications not in the prescribed format will not be considered.


Selected candidates will be notified by January 15th, 2016. Unfortunately, due to the large number of applications, it would not possible for us to provide feedback to individual applicants regarding unsuccessful applications.


In case of any further queries and clarifications, please write to with ‘Internship-Query’ in the subject.

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