Development/ Grant Writing Intern at Darfur Women Action Group


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1050 17th St NWSuite 1000Washington, DC 20036


Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) is taking a unique approach to fight and prevent genocide. DWAG believes that empowering the most affected groups and building strong leadership among those who are historically excluded to enable them to lead and foster positive change in their communities as the most vital approach to sustainably end genocide.

DWAG is currently seeking qualified individuals to fill the Development intern position for Fall 2015. The internship will be from Sep 1-end of Dec 2015. Applicants must be available to work 20-30 hours/week. Interested applicants please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist with grant proposals, including researching potential grants, editing proposal reports, and tracking submission deadlines
  • Support the identification of potential donors and supporters
  • Assist in building and maintaining strong relationships with foundations, organizations, and individual supporters
  • Manage donation entry and tracking process
  • Analyze trends in donations, gift giving, and fundraising
  • Become familiar with fundraising opportunities both online and off-line


  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Donor Management
  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Program Management

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • At least 20-30 hours/week.
  • Must have a working laptop.

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