Internship @ Rakshak Foundation, New Delhi: Research Based Work, Filing RTI’s, Regular Trips, Rs. 5000/M Stipend

Name. College. Year of study.

Upmanyu Bhaumik. Faculty of Law, The ICFAI University, Dehradun. 3rd Year

Name of the organisation. 

Rakshak Foundation, New-Delhi. Address- Safdarganj Development Area, Hauz Khas, IIT Campus, New Delhi, 110016

Duration of Internship.

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May 16th- July 16th

How big was the office? Team strength?

The Office was an air-conditioned classroom with all basic necessities. Team Strength: 60

Application procedure. Internship contact details 

The application opens in January for the Internship and the application is followed by a telephonic Interview. The Application is available HERE.

Contact Details:

Duration in weeks. No. of days/week. Timings

54 Hours a Week. 6 Days Per Week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

First impression. First day, formalities etc.

The First day was basically an orientation day and briefing was done regarding how the Internship will proceed followed by talks by some eminent guests.

No Such Formalities are required from our side.

Main tasks

Rakshak Foundation was founded in 2006 by a group of concerned citizens from India’s elite educational institutions. It was in the manner of giving back in a small way to India, countries that had provided them so much in terms of opportunities.

The Foundation seeks to create an informed society, aware of its rights and duties, and attempts to address barriers to an equitable and just society.

The Main Tasks are as follows:

1. To conduct a first hand research on the topic assigned to the Interns and with the help of mentor.

2. To File RTI’s.

3. To conduct Field Visits.

4. Different Trips to Important NGO’s, Parliament.

6. Keeping Meeting Minutes

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Work environment, people

Environment not only means the infrastructure and other things it also means the people you work with, people from different spheres: Budding Engineers, Budding Lawyers, Budding Economists making the environment and awesome Place to work.

The Internship coordinators made the Internship more interesting with their constant guidance.

Best things and Bad things.

Best Things:

1. The Cafeteria

2. The Water Coolers

3. The Sandwiches

4. The Hostel Rooms

Bad Things:

1. Delhi Climate

2. Mosquitoes

Accommodation etc. What did you to do chill in and around the office and the place of stay?

The Accommodation was arranged in the campus only separate for both Boys and Girls. And about chilling: Hauz Khas Village, Saket all within a stone’s throw !


Rs.5000/- per month

Disclaimer: Internship experiences are opinions shared by individual law students and tend to be personal and subjective in nature. The internship experiences shared on Lawctopus are NOT Lawctopus official views on the internship.

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