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Internship Opportunity at Adhyayan Foundation, Lucknow

Adhyayan Foundation is inviting Research interns for the intern Program in a remote mode.

About AFPR

Adhyayan Foundation for Policy & Research is an independent think tank dedicated to producing quality research to help in the formulation, assessment, and implementation of public policies. It strives towards bridging the gap in policymaking for the wholesome growth and development of our country. 

They aim at guiding discourse to make better laws and improve governance for the public good. They are committed to producing legal research of the highest standard to inform public debate and contribute to improved governance.

About the Internship

Research interns shall be inducted on short-term (One or Two months) and long-term basis (Three to Six months) as interns with the organization and their day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Assisting in drafting, policy framing, and legal research work which may include the collection of data and preparing reports while doing empirical/field research.
  • Writing articles for the law and policy periodical of AFPR, “The Democratic Line”.
  • Assisting public representatives on policy matters and recommending ideas pertaining to their field of work.
  • Assisting in day-to-day organizational work under the guidance of the Hon’ble Directors and Advisors.

Number of Positions

Minimum 5 candidates


The duration of the internship shall be a minimum of one month (30 days). The work commitment for the selected candidates would be in between 15-20 hours every week.


  • Must be a UG/PG student of any stream, at least in 2nd year of his graduation.
  • Law, public policy, and social work students preferred.
  • Adept at MS Office with proper internet connectivity.
  • Prior experience in research work or policy drafting is appreciated.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates may apply by sending their CV with the subject “Policy Internship” along with a Statement of Purpose/ Writing sample and mention of the duration of the internship along with the starting date at


  • A certificate of appreciation shall be provided.
  • The internship does not include a stipend until the concerned applicant is inducted as a research fellow.
  • Letter of Recommendation will be at their discretion and will only be provided in case of substantial and satisfactory work.


  • AFPR will prefer remote internship/work from home and all correspondence with the interns shall be made through emails and other formal mediums.
  • Applicants from Lucknow shall be given an opportunity to work in the office.

Contact Information

In case of any queries, please contact +91-84007 86111 or mail at

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