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Highlights
  • Internship is being organised by 3 ministries: HRD, Sports, and Sanitation
  • Objective is to engage the youth and develop their skill towards sanitation
  • Registrations are now open, and the duration of the Internship is 100 hours

New Delhi: Addressing the nation on the 43rd edition of Mann Ki Baat, a monthly radio programme, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the launch of the government’s special summer internship linked to the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. He urged the college students, NCC Cadets, NSS Jawans, students of Nehru Yuva Kendra and other youngsters to join the internship and contribute towards a clean India. Jointly designed by the three ministries – Drinking Water and Sanitation, Human Resource Development, and Youth Affairs and Sports – the 100-hour experiential internship program would require the candidate to visit one or more villages and conduct activities of their choice to contribute to the cause of rural sanitation in India.

Also Read: Join The Swachh Bharat Summer Internship: PM Modi To Students On Mann Ki Baat

Objective of the Swachh Bharat Summer Internship (SBSI) 2018 programme

The objective of this internship programme is to engage the youth across the country and develop their skill and orientation for sanitation related work, amplify mass awareness on cleanliness and cement the people’s movement (Jan andolan) aspect of Swachh Bharat Mission. This is in line with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call on October 2, 2014 for each individual to devote 100 hours to Swachhata through the year.

The programme is expected to not only provide a great learning experience to students but hopes to also further the existing measures undertaken by the government in ensuring a clean and healthy India.

“This is an opportunity for those young people who wish to contribute to the country, bring about a change in society and learn something in the process,” PM Modi said during his Mann Ki Batt.

Also Read: Swachh Bharat And Swasth Bharat Are Supplementary To Each Other, Says Prime Minister Narendra Modi On Mann Ki Baat

Who all can apply for the internship

Students enrolled in universities, colleges may apply through the enrolment form available on sbsi.mygov.in. The candidates can either apply individually or in team of maximum 10 members.

Important dates

The last date to apply for the Swachh Bharat Summer Internship has been extended. Now, students willing to take up the internship can apply till June 15, 2018. Earlier, the last date for registration was May 15, 2018.

The duration of the internship is 100 Hours and students can do it between May 1 and July 31, 2018.

Here’s how you can apply

Step 1. Visit the official Swachh Bharat Summer Internship website – sbsi.mygov.in

Step 2. Choose to enroll between Academic/Institutions or Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan

Step 3. After a new page opens, click on ‘Login here’

Step 4. Enter your Name, Email, Mobile number to register on MyGov

Step 5: Enter email or mobile number and login with OTP

Step 6: Now fill up the enrollment form

What all students need to do

In this summer internship, it is expected that the students will not only participate in the overall cleanliness in the villages or slums but would also help in setting up systems for sustaining cleanliness and sanitation efforts under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Also Read: First Year College Students In Andhra Pradesh To Receive Marks For Participation In Swachhta Activities

Here are few of the suggested activities that a candidate can do 

As a part of the internship, the activities that participants may conduct have been categorised into three clusters

1) Education-Communication activities: These could range from street plays to music and dance performance

2) Solid Waste Management related activities: These involve cleanup drives and activities like waste collection, segregation, developing compost pits

3) Support in toilet construction

The students need to submit a report on the Swachh Bharat Internship portal through a supervisor assigned by the institution who will be responsible for guiding the students through the internship as per guidelines.

What will candidates get on finishing the internship

“The best of the best interns, who have done exceptional work at college, university state and national levels, will be given prizes at the national-level,” Prime Minister Modi announced duing his Mann Ki Baat. He said the internship would be a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi ahead of his 150th birth anniversary on October 2.

The interns will also get incentives including credit points by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

The University Grants Commission secretary Rajnish Jain on March 23, 2018 wrote to the vice-chancellors and heads of over 800 universities and about 38,000 colleges suggesting that students pursuing courses in higher education institutions should be given two credit points for undergoing 15-days (100 hours) summer internship under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan activities.

 

32 Comments

  1. is this internship a joke ?

  2. Amit Bhattacharjee

    still, the website is not working, please let us know when we will get certificate

  3. Irengbam debachandra singh

    I have been submitted report but still i didn’t get certificate. How much time will take for getting certificate.

  4. SITE IS NOT WORKING.NODAL OFFICER ALSO CANNOT ACCESS OUR REPORT. pLEASE HELP

  5. We are participated in SBSI 100 hrs Programme and successful completed the work.
    we have submitted the report up to step 2 out of step 3 much before the due date and the same was showing as approved by Nodal officer of our college. Till now we are waiting to upload step 3 report..
    But, this step3 report link is not enabled in the site, in this regard we are given information through phone but they are not given any replay. so, that’s way we are waiting till now.

    Now Site is not working. so, Please guide me how to submit the final step3 report and how we will get the certificate.

    1. same here

    2. YEAh ..same here with usat nagpur ..we don’t know what to do now. Can u contact me @anushydv@gmail.com

    3. yes , same with our team at nagpur. After approval of nodal officer , we couldn’t go to step 3 .What are we supposed to do now

  6. We have submitted the report much before the due date and the same was showing as approved by Nodal officer of Bangalore
    when we will get the certificate let us know and how to know the winner list
    even from today 10.09.18 onwards site is down or not working
    pls guide us
    MYMCB

    1. same problem . i am also not able to open the website.

    2. Same problem here.. I’m unable to login.

  7. after submission of online report how much time taken to approval of report by nodal officer and for arrival of certificate

    1. pleas send your report bro

    2. can u send me the sample of report …

      sahilmehta2424@gmail.com

  8. These are Sheeba social service society volunteers and nyk guntur.we were tried to upload sbsi reports in online process but it not worked itself.please suggest to us

  9. Manaswini Hathy

    I am trying to submit my internship report online (deadline July 31 2018) but the website is not working. Can I email it to someone? Please advise.

  10. how to submit report & I am confused in credit score

  11. AISWARYA ANAND M

    Iam a student of ST Marys college Thrissur. I have attended SWACHH BHARATH SUMMER INTERNSHIP CAMP 2018 of 100 hours.But now I cant upload my report due to some technical errors……so how can i submit my report???????

  12. Nice idea

  13. It is one of the best way to improve the rural areas. I’m really happy to be a part of this program.

  14. How I can submit my report????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

  15. 1.If possible please post video on you tube for registration as Nodal officer , as internship participant

  16. I have completed my Bachelors from Tata Institute of social Sciences but it is not showing in the list of parent institutions while applying in the summer institution. Due to this, I am not able to register myself fro the intership. What can I do?

  17. I want to know what is the procedure of approval by nodal officer

  18. Hi friends, can anyone please share the login link here. I tried but the page is not allowed to visit. I would be thankful for any of your help.

  19. ZULFA MAHMOODHA

    hii, i regarding this for my interest in internships..it s a good steps towards the development of india as a clean nation..here i regarding that can u please give any idea to do this internships..i will do this as a individual one. so i need to do this. so plz can u prefer for me . THANK YOU

  20. Can you suggest any existing internships by govt for drop our students?

  21. I am not able to fill up the form because my age is less than 18… Is it true..I am eligible or not

  22. it clearly mention that we can applied for intern in any village of any states, but in portal we have only one state option (residential) for example my resident is in haryana but i wish to intern in uttrakhand. kindly send me the solution regarding that

  23. Why is it that working individuals can not take part?

  24. PRATIK RAJESH TALOKAR

    Thanks for arranging this internship…….. It’s a bright movement for betterment of INDIA

  25. Getting aware of the above internship, I am very happy to say that if this initiative is taken seriously with the expected objective ,there is no doubt that India is going to be cleaner than ever since we, youths who make almost more than 50% of the total population can bring about a great change through this extreme initiative…. May this initiative get mare successful than expected to be!

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