Art in Tanzania internship programs provide interns with great opportunities to develop their own skills and see the immense benefits of their work on the local communities. This program offers numerous internship placements offering practical training. The placements are tailored to your area of study, and all internships are in English. Interns will be working on different projects throughout the community. 


Projects that interns will be working on vary greatly by discipline. Some examples of areas that projects will focus on include: Music, Art Therapy, Sports, Marketing, Tourism, Education, Social Media, Women Issues, Environmental, Film Production, Social Sector-Children's Agenda, Medical, Nursing,  Public Health. 

For more description on projects, click here. 


There is no language requirement. 


Accommodations are available in Madale, 30 minutes outside of the city. and cost $140 per week. Daily breakfast as well as lunch and dinner are also provided for a fee. 


  • Housing
  • Academic Fee - $300
  • Tuition
  • Airfare

For a more detailed idea of program costs, click here. 


International interns are eligible to apply for the Hinckley Global Scholarship offered through the Hinckley Institute. Information can be found here. The Hinckley Institute also offers a low-interest loan program found here. In addition to funding through the Hinckley Institute, scholarships are available through the Center for Learning Abroad.


Internship dates may vary depending upon location but are based around the academic calendar:

  • Fall Semester: September-December
  • Spring Semester: January-April
  • Summer Semester: May-August


Students are required to register for a minimum of 3 HNKLY credit hours and a maximum of 12. International interns are required to submit 4 reflections and 10 weekly updates throughout the semester, as well as write a final policy paper, which is due 4 weeks after the end of the semester.


Students are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which provides cultural and safety training and explanation of academic requirements. Students also meet with the program manager upon returning from the internship.


Please submit the Hinckley online application before the deadline and then email Global Internship Manager Jean Oh to set up an interview. During the interview you will receive more information on program specifics.