[Remote] Social Work Internships

founded in 2014
Indra Foundation
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Coordinator | Milan
Coordinator | Milan
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Internship placement with NGOs to experience the Social work in Developing countries like Nepal.
Gain Practical Real Social Work experience virtually!
Get involved in various tasks related to Social Initiatives and Social Work.
Work with dedicated Supervisor to guide you for Professional Work experiences.
Empower others to Inspire Yourself and make impact!
Join our remote Social Work internships to gain professional Social Work Experiences, working on Social Issues and Social Initiatives virtually! This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Wheel Chairs
Virtual Social Work internships is an internship program which is designed to prepare volunteers / interns to take some social initiatives in their life or do something inspiring and challenging work in future. We aim through this virtual social work program to help you, building your self-confidence level for taking challenges and finding the ways for facing the situation! In this process you will have lots of opportunities to do social work development research and help people on ground to share the experience of social work action!  

We hope that after being a part of this social work internships program, you can transformed yourself to the social activists... taking some initiatives for social development issues! During the program, we provide you various opportunities to work with Youths and Women groups with whom you can share your ideas and develop a mindset on new initiatives from social work research... No one knows that can be something innovative Idea for the Social development action to inspire next generation in future! 

Typical day

As an Intern in our Virtual Social Work Internship Programs, you will be:
Working with NGOs / Social Initiatives to learn the procedure of Social works. 
Helping local organization to run Social Initiatives / Awareness campaign. 
Working with Youths and Women groups to share the Ideas of social issues. 
Develop Innovative Ideas / Plan for possible social initiatives and causes.    
Conducting research on Social issues to Identify Sustainable Development approach.    

Learning Outcomes form the Programs:
Enhance your understanding of Social work and social issues in developing countries. 
Learn the Impact in Social work and social initiatives in uplifting rural Livelihoods. 
Gain Practical work experience in social Work and social development issues.
Learn the process of NGOs Operation and its modality in Social Services.
Inspire yourself to become a Social Worker.  

Free-time activities

This is Virtual Internships.



In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Education Requirements
Social Sciences, Humanities, Arts at High School and Above level
Required Documents
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
• Relevant academic background.
• Fluency in written and spoken English
• Strong communications skills
• An ability to meet deadlines
• An interest in Social Work / Social Issues
• Ability to work well independently
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

What's Included

Services by Indra Foundation
  • Customized virtual internship placement in your desired programs with flexible durations, start dates and weekly hours. 
  • Virtual Welcome orientation and cultural immersion programs. 
  • Internship placement focused on professional career development and Skill competencies. 
  • Individual program advising, Internship monitoring and virtual check-ins. 
  • Certificate & Reference Letter upon completion of your virtual internship program. 
Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either. Please arrange your own accommodation. Food, snacks or beverages are at extra costs.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) in Kathmandu. We assist you to find cheap flights to Nepal.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Nepal provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Nepal you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Nepal.

Dates & Fees


Details on arrival

All Year Round. 

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2 - 12 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
2 weeks (min. stay)
3 weeks
4 weeks
5 weeks
6 weeks
7 weeks
12 weeks (max. stay)
Average fees
$260 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. Indra Foundation will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Indra Foundation during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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[Remote] Social Work Internships

Join our remote Social Work internships to gain professional Social Work Experiences, working on Social Issues and Social Initiatives virtually!


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