UGC Launches NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019 for Young Students

Last Modified: 25 May 2024

The University Grants Commission has released a notification on 16th April 2019, stated that the National Authority for Chemical Weapons Convention (NACWC) has started an Internship Program for the students and young professionals in the subject of Chemical Safety and Security. Those apprentices who qualify the minimum eligibility criteria will be allowed to submit their entries before the deadline i.e. 5th August 2019.  

Through this program, NACWC intends to offer a short-term disclosure to all the qualified candidates on how they can prevent the misuse of toxic chemicals.  More than this, the committee proposes to train and prepare youngsters to serve their best for the National Authority and Chemical Industry. With the help of this internship, the Government of India is aiming to meet up the requirements of the Chemical Weapons Convention and enables them to full-fill it. Readers are advised to stay with this piece of writing and check out all the details regarding its eligibility norms, duration, dates, and much more here.

NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship: Quick Overview

Deadline 05 Aug 2019
Class / Course Post Graduates, Undergraduates, Graduate, Young Professionals
Scholarship Type Merit Based Scholarship
Awarded Amount Up to ₹ 25,000 per month for consecutive 2 months
Age Limit N/A
Gender All
Religion All
State All
Country India
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NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019 entices young students and professionals from the universities or colleges and acquires knowledge in the industry of Chemical Safety and Security. The complete duration of this internship program is 2 months. Go through with this article, to understand the scholarship benefits, application steps, and dates related to the course.

Benefits & Rewards -

The shortlisted candidates will be entertained with the following benefits as presented down below-

  • A full-time PG/UG Degree intern will get a monthly stipend of ₹ 10,000 (Ten Thousand Only) upon their satisfactory performance, duly certified by their respective supervisor.
  • The young professional shortlisted intern in the industry of safety and security will receive a monthly stipend of ₹ 25,000 (Twenty Five Thousand Only) upon their satisfactory performance.
  • No internship amount shall be paid, if the fellow contestant leaves the internship before the completion of the program.

Objectives of NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019

The National Authority for Chemical Weapons Convention (NACWC) has begun the fellowship scheme named as NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019 for the meritorious students of the country. Now the biggest question, what was the reason to launch this program? According to the reports, NACWC is the only platform to India that obligates the Chemical Weapons Convention and prohibits the production and usage of chemical weapons.  Here are the objectives of the program which the organizers want to share-

  • Motivate and inspire students to join hands with the National Authority/ Chemical Industry and serve their best.
  • To encourage the aspirants to attain knowledge about the Chemical Weapons Convention and educate them about chemical safety and security in their future professions.
  • To foster the message of awareness of using chemicals amongst young students and professionals and train a workforce for the chemical facilities.
  • To assist interns and educate them about the issues of toxic chemicals in the globe.

NACWC Professional Chemistry Internship Cycle 2019

The internship is available for 2 months only and offers a valid 6 seats in total to the aspiring aspirants of the country. The internship cycle may vary from course to course as follows:

For Full Time Undergraduate Degree Students


Schedule of the Program

The final date of application submission 

15th April 2019

Finalization of list

20th April 2019

Duration of the program

1st week of May to 31st July 2019

For Young Professionals Working in the Field of Chemical Safety and Security


Schedule of the Program

The final date of application submission

5th August 2019

Finalization of list

20th August 2019

Duration of the program

15th September to 15th December 2019

Note- In case the day falls on holiday/ series of holidays, the scheduled date will be extended to the next working day.

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Eligibility Norms of Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019

The comprehensive structure of eligibility norm of the scheme is as follows:

  • Nationality - The fellowship allows all the meritorious candidates of the country.
  • Academic Background - There shall be two fellowship schemes to be undertaken by the Authority as under:
    • For the pursuing apprentices of a full-time undergraduate degree in the subject of Chemical Engineering/ Technology from any Indian recognized university. Students who are in the 3rd year of their B.Tech in Chemical Engineering/ Technology are also eligible to apply.
    • For working professionals in the field of Chemical safety and security or with the Indian Chemical Council, engaged with the implementation of CWC can apply.

NACWC Young Professional Internship 2019 - Guidelines for Students

The norms of guidelines for the scheme are mentioned down below. Apprentices are requested to read this article and understand the outline of NACWC Young Professional Chemistry Internship 2019.

For a full-time UG Degree Students in Chemical Engineering/ Technology -

  1. Apprentices will be selected on the basis of marks obtained in class 12th Board Exams and in the academic year of college.
    1. Marks obtained in Class 12th: 30% weightage
    2. CGPA / % of Aggregate Marks till 5th semester: 70% weightage
  2. He/ She must have to produce a letter from their respective Supervisor/ Head of Department/ Principal indicating the status of “No Objection” for allowing the student to undergo internship programme for the period for which he/she is selected.
  3. The duration of the scheme is 2 months in which 3 apprentices will receive a chance to get trained within the premise of National Authority/ Chemical Industry.
  4. The qualifying interns are advised to contact their respective designated Supervisor of the Authority and understand the work ethics in the organization.
  5. Applicants need to submit a thesis on the topics allotted by the National Authority in consultation with their respective Supervisor.

For Young Professionals Working In the Field of Safety and Security-

  1. Apprentices who acquiring Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering/ Technology or PG Degree in Chemistry/ Industrial Chemistry from an eminent Indian recognized university or institution.
  2. Students will be shortlisted on the basis of their merit scores.
    1. Bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering/ Technology or Post-Graduation in Industrial Chemistry/ Chemistry - 30% weightage
    2. Working experience in the relevant field - 70% weightage
  3. Must have five years of experience in the industry of Chemical Safety & Security/ Chemical Weapons Convention/ Management of Toxic Chemicals.
  4. The maximum duration of the program is 3 months in which 3 vacancies are available for the meritorious candidates of India.

Fascinating students can read all the eligibility terms and guidelines of the NACWC Professional Chemistry Internship 2019 here.

NACWC Young Professional Internship - Process of Application

Enthusiast participants need to send their entries simply by emailing at [email protected]. The prescribed format of the application form is presented on the official website of NACWC. Undergraduate students need to submit their application form in the prescribed format mentioning at Annexure I. However, for the application of Young Professionals students need to fill the prescribed format of Annexure II.

Steps to Download & Fill Offline Application Form -

  • Click here to open the application form.
  • Now, click on the NACWC tab and select internship.
  • After this, hit the ‘Internship Scheme for Students and Young Professionals’ and download the pdf.
  • Read all the guidelines, eligibility norms, internship cycle, and other details carefully.
  • After that, fill the Annexure I (for UG Students) and Annexure II (for Young Professionals) in the prescribed format.
  • Once candidates fill the application form attach all the important documents and send it to the email address at [email protected].

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Interns shall make their own boarding and lodging arrangements.
  2. Apprentices will get all the necessary logistic in the form of working space with facilities as found necessary by the authority.
  3. Shortlisted interns need to arrange their own laptop for the program.
  4. After the selection of the fellows, the National Authority will send the offer letter of internship directly to the selected candidate.
  5. The interns shall not have any claim for a job at the premise of National Authority or in any other government unit.
  6. The organizers have the right to terminate the internship of the candidate if they found any sort of unsatisfactory performance.
  7. The qualifiers of the program will be required to submit original copies of certificates and mark sheets along with the self-attested one.