15-day internship prog for students at DC Office


Gangtok, 31 May:

24hours Inspired in collaboration with the office of District Magistrate, East has announced an ‘Internship Fortnight’, a 15-day internship for school and college students at the District Magistrate’s Office in Gangtok during their summer break, a press release informs.

The initiative, as per the release, is to ensure that students engage in something productive during their summer holidays.

As a part of the internship, District Collector’s Office will invite students from colleges and schools to come forward and get hands on understanding of the functioning of the DC office.

“We believe that this programme will provide a better perspective to the students in learning about the working of the DC office and encourage them towards public service. Our office is happy to collaborate with 24hours Inspired as our on ground partner for this intervention,” DC East, Kapil Meena said.

According to Chief Learning Officer, 24hours Inspired, Dewaker Basnet, students from schools and colleges are eligible to apply for the internship programme.

The students will be selected on the basis of the essay which they have to submit to the organizers at 24hoursinspired@gmail.com.

The students are directed to submit a page long essay on why they want to apply for the internship, informs the release.