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IIP-Pratham Education Foundation
Delhi, India; Mumbai, India (Outgoing Program)
|Partner Institution/Organization Homepage:||Click to visit|
|Restrictions:||Princeton applicants only|
|Dept Offering Program:||IIP, International Internship Program (IIP)||Program Type:||Internship|
|Language Prerequisite:||No||Program Features:||Community Service, Field Work|
|Degree Level:||2 First year Ugrad, 3 Sophomore, 4 Junior||Time Away:||Summer|
|Housing options:||Student Responsibilty with support from IIP and/or Host Organization||Program Group:||International Internship Program|
About: Pratham is an innovative learning organization created to improve the quality of education in India. As one of the largest non-governmental organizations in the country,Pratham focuses on high-quality, low-cost, and replicable interventions to address gaps in the education system. Established in 1995 to provide education to children in the slums of Mumbai, Pratham has grown both in scope and geographical coverage.Today, Pratham reaches out to millions of children living both in rural and urban areas through a range of interventions. The Pratham team comprises of educationists, development professionals, media personnel, business professionals, workers, activists, civil servants, bankers, corporate professionals, consultants, who all bring their experiences and perspectives to the organization and are unified by the common vision of improving the future of children.
Intern Responsibilities: IIP interns will be assigned to specific Pratham projects pertaining to education and social services. Specific responsibilities include:
working alongside the Fundraising and Partnerships team and brainstorming new partnerships; maintaining the organization's website and blog by collecting materials, designing the layout, and writing impactful case studies for both; and developing content/curriculum for vocational trades and designing PowerPoints, posters, and pamphlets that can be used to display the organization's work to donors and partners.
Qualifications: IIP candidates interested in a career in international development, education, or the nonprofit sector are encouraged to apply. Applicants should be comfortable with Photoshop, and video editing. The ability to improvise and to work in a dynamic environment would also be an asset.
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