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Grantmaking Foundations interview questions

United Way Interviews

www.unitedway.org  /  HQ: Alexandria, VA

124 Interviews

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Interviews

www.gatesfoundation.org  /  HQ: Seattle, WA

66 Interviews

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World Resources Institute Interviews

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37 Interviews

2.9 Average

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How would I handle the project?

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I laid out a strategy based on my experience.

How long do you think it will take you to finish?

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You should've have already finished last year.

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There was no unexpected question, just a lot of ranting by the unnamed director who interviewed me.

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If you were putting together a report on the oil spill in the gulf, how would you proceed? What would you start with?

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They asked me about a social issue or environmental issue that concerned me. Also, to tell them about something from my background that helped develop my communication skills.

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Some questions seem a little silly, but they are designed to observe your logical thinking.

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Why do you want to work for the Gates Foundation?

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Why am I going the temp route?

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What is it about science policy and human rights that interests how?

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