1. Audit of NGO Progress and Impact
Nature: On-Site Internship
For: A team of two Masters level students in Chennai, Trichi or Thanjavur or Tiruvarur
Subject: Any discipline
No. of internships: 02
Time: 6 months
You will get: Travel tickets and stay in Kameswaram village office guest house. You will be mentored by Prof. Shyama Ramani, Dr. Raja Venkataramani and Mr. Anurag Kanaujia, of the FIN social entrepreneurship mentoring team and Learn Design Thinking, Project Documentation, Scientific Writing and Scientific Communication.


2. Action-Research: Savings options for the poor in a complex post-truth world
Nature: Off-Site Internship
For:  From Third year Bachelors onwards to post-docs
Subject: Economics, Finance, Management and Political science
No. of internships: 02
Requirements: Analytical skills, capacity to write well in English and speak well in Hindi.
Time: 6 months
You will get: A certificate and an Honorarium will be provided based on the satisfaction of the poor with respect to the counsel provided. You will be mentored by Prof. Shyama Ramani, Dr. Raja Venkataramani and Mr. Anurag Kanaujia, of the FIN social entrepreneurship mentoring team.


3. Codifying the tacit knowledge of village masons for the building of novel and safe ecological toilets

Nature: Off Site and On Site Internship
For: Preferably Masters level students, but students from Second year Bachelors level onwards in Civil Engineering or Architecture can also apply
No. of internships: 4
Requirements: Ability to think analytically, good command of spoken and written English and Tamil.
Time: 3 to 6 Months
You will get: Travel tickets and stay in Kameswaram village office guest house to work with rural masons. A certificate and a opportunity to make a presentation at FIN conference. You will also get Acknowledgement of authorship in all FIN publications using material co-developed by students, supervision team and masons.


4. Action-Research: Water management in academic institutions for a Green Academy
Nature: Off-Site Internship
For:  From Third year Bachelors onwards to post-docs
Subject: Civil Engineering, Water engineering, Environmental Engineers
No. of internships: 1-2 (A team of students can do this also with each student working on one aspect of the problem)
Requirements: Ability to think and ability to write in English
Time: 6 months
You will get: A certificate and a opportunity to make a presentation at FIN conference. You will be mentored by Prof. Shyama Ramani, Dr. Raja Venkataramani and Mr. Anurag Kanaujia, of the FIN social entrepreneurship mentoring team.


If you are interested in volunteering for an internship should first fill up the following form:  https://goo.gl/forms/HgfAOnh57I4XvoWN2

Alternatively, you can also write to us on fintrust.india@gmail.