Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Forte International is looking for Grant Writer specializing in Performing Arts to help with researching, developing, and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and write grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations, persuasively communicating the organization's mission and programs to potential funders

  • Assemble and submit grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations

  • Maintain calendar to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines, and reports

  • Identify, define, and develop funding sources to support existing and planned program activities

  • Prioritize projects to keep multiple projects moving in a timely manner and meet deadlines

  • Must have an interest or background in performing arts

Desired skills and experience:

  • 3+ years professional experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • 5-10 hour commitment each week

  • Solid understanding of budgets as they relate to proposals and grants

  • Work collaboratively and independently to achieve stated goals

You will:

  • Deepen your connection with your community

  • Keep your skills sharp by applying them in the nonprofit sector

  • Share your expertise with others

  • Boost your resume and portfolio

  • Stand out from others in your field

  • Create lasting relationships

  • Network with an active online community of professionals

Skills

  • Networking
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Reading / Writing
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 5-10 hours per week
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