Internship Spotlight: Africa Grant Advisors

Current Tufts student James Chillery shared the following about being a Summer Intern at Africa Grant Advisors 

What did you do as an intern at this organization?
I was a research and business development intern

How did you find this internship?
Through a friend who goes to the University of Chicago

What did you enjoy most about your internship?
The in person meeting with big NGOs in Tanzania.

What did you find challenging?
I had to do hours of research, and I also had to learn to interpret a lot of financial documents.

What advice would you offer to someone who wants to make the most of an internship like yours?
Pay attention to everything your supervisor directs you to do.

About the Organization

Africa Grant Advisors

Africa Grant Advisors is Africa’s leading fundraising consultancy. We help our clients find, win, and manage grants and other capital for their most innovative and impactful projects.

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director