Applications are invited for Internship Opportunity at WWF-India for the year 2021. Online applications are open for October 2021.

About the Internship Program

WWF-India through its internship programme provides an opportunity for non-WWF India staff to engage with projects we are involved in and contribute to projects of national/global importance in conservation.

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  • Students from Indian and Foreign Institutions and Universities.
  • Students pursuing final year under-graduate (Bachelors course) and students pursuing post-graduate (Masters Course) courses.
  • Others interested in an internship with WWF-India may apply too.

Selection Process

  • Internship applications will be reviewed by the HR Division along with relevant Division and State Offices.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be informed about the status of their internship.
  • Selected candidates will be intimated within 30 days from receipt of an application.

Duration of internship

  • WWF-India internships positions open twice a year – in February and October
  • Internships are normally for a period of 30 days to a maximum of 6 months.
  • Persons interested in working with WWF-India for less than 30 days may apply under volunteer’s programme through


  • WWF-India will not pay a stipend to students who are pursuing the internship as part of their completion of studies (academic courses).
  • However, others interested in an internship with WWF-India, may be paid stipend based on their experience.


  • Interns are required to give an undertaking prior to joining the internship programme.
  • The interns will be issued a daily visitor card for the duration of Internship.
  • Interns will be taken through respective divisional brief overview within a week of joining the internship.
  • Each intern will be assigned a Guide.
  • Interns will be provided with required logistic support based on their assignment.
  • An intern, who is a foreign national, will be constrained not to visit any sensitive (Protected and Restricted) area for work.

How to Apply

  • Interested candidates should apply by filling an application form (available on this page as download), with a valid photo ID proof.
  • Foreign nationals should apply with valid Visa, passport, and Medical insurance cover for the internship duration. 
  • In case of an internship being part of an ongoing academic course, the application must be submitted by the candidate along with a recommendation from the University/College. Applications received without a recommendation letter will not be accepted.
  • Duration of the internship (Start and end date) should be clearly indicated.
  • The filled-in application form in the prescribed format should be sent to: internships[at]

Click here to view the official notification of Internship Opportunity at WWF-India.

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