Assistant Grant Writer - Americorps VISTA


Cause Areas


Mon Oct 31, 2016 - Mon Oct 30, 2017


1910 Napoleon StHouston, TX 77003


See listing on Americorps website (please note: The website below lists the location as Dallas/Ft. Worth. The position is actually in Houston):

Generation One is seeking a one year commitment from an Americorps VISTA Assistant Grant Writer to do the following:

  • Build out policies and procedures surrounding the grant pipeline process
  • Research possible additions to the grant pipeline for the next year
  • Edit grants produced by the grant writer
  • Gather research and documentation needed to produce the complete grant application
  • Write and produce grants
  • Be a team member on the Development team o Assist with upcoming development events
    • Assist with building relationships with donors and prospects
    • Update Salesforce (donor/partner management system) for knowledge of Sales Force to track Generation One grant writing activities
    • Assist in developing and implementing the End of Year Campaign

Program Benefits: Health Coverage*, Living Allowance, Stipend, Education award upon successful completion of service, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Relocation Allowance, Training, Childcare assistance if eligible.

*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit

Permits attendance at school during off hours, Car recommended, Permits working at another job during off hours.


  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Public Relations

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