The National Human Rights Commission has expressly been mandated to promote
Human Rights literacy and awareness vide Section 12 (h) of the Protection of Human
Rights Act, 1993. With a view to spread awareness among University students about the
need for protection and promotion of Human Rights, the Commission has been regularly conducting ‘Summer and Winter Internship Programmes’ since 1998 and2000 respectively.
The selected interns from outside Delhi will be allowed ordinary second-class train fare
to New Delhi and back to their place of study through the shortest route. For interns other than from Delhi (NCR) will be paid an amount of Rs. 8000/- (Rupees eight thousand only)
as stipend. Students from Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) will be paid Rs. 4,000/- (four thousand only) as stipend.
The last date for the submission of the application is 10th April 2016 (05:30 PM).