Student Volunteers

This is an open call for student volunteers for HCI Professionals Association of India (HCIPAI SV). This call is open for applications till April 30, 2023.

  • Opportunity to contribute to the HCI community in India
  • Opportunity to interact with some of the top industry practitioners and academicians
  • Getting listed on the HCIPAI Volunteers Page
  • Free student registration for India HCI 2023 in Dehradun, India from November 23-25, 2023 (check dates, location etc. here:
  • Priority for free student accommodation (this is not a commitment yet, but the organisers of India HCI will try their best to arrange for free student accommodation for HCIPAI SVs during India HCI 2023)
  • Invitation to Student Volunteers dinner (usually planned for the last day of the India HCI conference)
  • After completing the SVship, you will get a certificate from HCIPAI and a listing on the HCIPAI student volunteers page.

Who can apply?

Any person who is and will be a full-time university student at any level (undergraduate, post-graduate or PhD) till November 2023 can apply to become a HCIPAI SV. In addition, you should have skills to perform some of the volunteering tasks listed below. It is not necessary to be a student in India or to be located within India. We will seek to create a diverse group of HCIPAI SVs, including gender, educational background, location and age diversities.

Commitment as an HCIPAI Student Volunteer
  • Work approximately 50 hours, which could be from May 2023 to November 2023
  • Be a professional (check emails regularly, show up on time to tasks, inform well in advance if you are not going to finish your task, try to get someone to back you up in case you will be missing out)
  • Attend an orientation session in early May 2023

Open Positions for Volunteers 
HCIPAI Memberships Volunteer (5 positions)
  • This POR involves running a membership drive for HCIPAI and supporting members with their HCIPAI membership.
Social Media and Websites (5 positions)
  • This POR involves helping the HCIPAI Communications Committee in managing the HCIPAI social media presence,
  • Assisting and managing LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter etc.
  • Designing, developing, updating and maintaining HCIPAI website and India HCI conference subsites.
Visual design Volunteers (2 positions)
  • This POR involves designing visual identity for all HCIPAI activities including website, social media, print, merchandise.
HCIPAI Director’s Assistants (5positions)
  • In this POR, you will be assigned to one of the five HCIPAI directors. It will be your responsibility to help that director with tasks related to running HCIPAI.