Grant Writing and Research Intern


Cause Areas


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


12550 Aurora Ave. NSeattle, WA 98133


PROVAIL, a leader in the field of supported services for children and adults with disabilities, is seeking a Grant Writing and Research Intern. This position assists in facilitating the process of seeking public and private grants to support PROVAIL’s programs.

Essential Functions

Grant Research

  • Identify grant opportunities that are a strong fit with PROVAIL’s programs and relevant to the agency’s mission, goals, and strategic plan, including grants available this year and future grant prospects.
  • Research, compile, and organize current and historical Seattle area, King and Snohomish County, Washington State, and national statistical and resource information to support program needs.
  • Gather up to date information on federal, state, and local trends and issues that affect PROVAIL programs and clients.

Grant Support

  • Secure supporting data, documentation, and letters of support to enhance grant applications.
  • Draft letters of inquiry.
  • Assist with proofreading and editing of final projects.


  • Proficiency with Internet research.
  • Well versed in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Committed to supporting PROVAIL’s mission and clients.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize a variety of projects and assignments.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.


  • Internet Research
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-12 Hours/week for a minimum of 4 months
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