Notifications > Notifications

Want to Get involved with Aaranyak? There are many ways you can contribute. To know more


Recent Announcement

1. Paid Assignment Opportunity to develop original stories on Biodiversity and Environmental Issues in Northeast India

As part of an initiative undertaken by the Media Production & Communications Division of Aaranyak to promote environmental journalism in the region, the organization is offering paid assignments for young freelance journalist of Northeast India with keen interest in biodiversity and environmental issues. The main idea behind this initiative is to bring out original stories in text, photo essay or multimedia format from various parts of NE India. These stories will be published in a special online magazine under development and to be published towards the end of this year or elsewhere as found appropriate.

Total Number of Assignments and Duration:

Five assignments each with 2 months duration to complete the story. The starting date will be discussed following receiving completed applications.

Application Deadline:

For the first round of applications, we will be accepting online responses till 30th September 2019.


Selected candidate will be paid a grant of Rs. 25,000/ per story to develop the story. Details will be discussed with the shortlisted candidates after screening their preliminary applications.


Graduate or post-graduate degree in any discipline with age not exceeding 35 years as on 1st October 2019. Preference will be given to those with good writing experience/ reportage photography and published record of photo essay/ short video productions. Emerging freelance journalists from the entire Northeast India including Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura, Nagaland, and Sikkim and Northern West Bengal are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

Please fill up the following google form and upload the relevant documents:

Providing sample of your work such as text in WORD or PDF format and links to published articles, links to photo essay or video work pasted on word file is required.

For further information, please contact:

+91 9476692003

Development of Website for online magazine by Aaranyak

Invitation for Expression of Interest (EOI)