Swachh Bharat Internship

The 100 hour experiential internship program would require the candidate to visit one or more villages and conduct activities of their choice to contribute to the cause of rural sanitation in India.

  • Get Enrolled
    (Individually / Teams)
  • Undertake al least 100 hours of Swachhata
  • Submit Online Report
  • Approval by Nodal officer
    (Parent Institution)
  • Get Certificate / Awards

Few suggested activities for the internship

As a part of the internship, the activities that participants may conduct have been categorized into three clusters

Information-Education-Communication activities

  • Awareness Campaigns
  • Nukkad Nataks/ Street Plays/ Swachhata-related Folk Song/ Dance performances, etc
  • Swachhata Melas.
  • Conducting Village or School-level Rallies
  • Wall Paintings on public walls and government buildings (Panchayat Ghar)
  • Organizing movie screenings (Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) movies : http://tinyurl.com/sbmgramin )

Solid Waste Management related activities

  • Waste Collection Drives (households/ common or shared spaces)
  • Segregation of solid waste into non-biodegradable and biodegradable waste
  • Development of Compost Pits
  • Transportation of Household waste (to appropriate disposal site)
  • Help Panchayats draw up plans for installation of biogas plants wherever possible/required
  • Street Cleaning, Drain Cleaning, Cleaning of back alleys

Support in Toilet Construction

  • Helping in construction of toilets

NoteThis is not an exhaustive list. Interns may select Swachhata activities depending upon their interest and requirements with the approval of the nodal officer

IEC Material: http://tinyurl.com/sbmiec and http://tinyurl.com/sbmiec2

Rewards and Recognition

ACADEMIC / INSTITUTIONS

  • All participants will be given a Swachh Bharat Internship Certificate on completion of their internship and its approval by the parent institution
  • 2 curriculum credits will be given to interns whose internship reports are found eligible to get credits by parent institution
  • The Best 3 interns/ teams will be recognized at college, university, state and national levels. Their awards are as follows:
Cash Awards
  • University Level : Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000, Rs 10,000 along with appropriate certificates
  • State Level : Rs 50,000, Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000 along with appropriate certificates
  • National Level : Rs 2 lakh, 1 lakh, Rs 50,000 along with appropriate certificates

NEHRU YUVA KENDRA SANGATHAN

  • All participating NYKS members will be given a Swachh Bharat Summer Internship Certificate on successful completion of their internship/ Swachhta Activities and its approval by NYKS District Nodal Officer.
  • The 3 best Individual Youth/ Team of Youth (Interns) will be rewarded at District , State and National level after successful completion of 100 hrs of Swachhta Activities and based on their selection by respective selection committees at these levels
Cash Awards
  • At District Level : Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000, Rs 10,000 along with appropriate certificates
  • At State Level : Rs 50,000, Rs 30,000, Rs 20,000 along with appropriate certificates
  • At National Level : Rs 2 lakh, 1 lakh, Rs 50,000 along with appropriate certificates