Internship Opening: Keshav Desiraju India Mental Health Observatory

Internship Role: Technology Intern

Location: Remote

Duration: 6 Months


  • Source parliamentary questions from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha websites, adapt and use available open-source code to index the questions
  • Use web scraping tools/bots to source news reports on suicide from English language e-papers and online publications, and extract data relevant to the SIREN scorecard
  • Extract data on article characteristics, socio-demographic, and case-specific data
  • Commit approximately 15-20 hours per week.


  • B.Tech (completed/last year of degree) or Master’s degree (ongoing) in Computer Science
  • Must have demonstrable experience with using open-source tools/bots for web scraping purposes
  • Familiary with Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Interest in Public health/mental health/suicide prevention
  • Ability to work independently.

Apply at [email protected]

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