Grant Writer Intern

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Arts in CT Corporation

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  • 3 people are interested

We are seeking an intern to assist as a Grant Writer to identify grant opportunities and manage the grant proposal process. Candidates must possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written), a professional demeanor, the ability to work both independently and as a team player, and the ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously. Tasks include:

  • Identify, research and prioritize grants to apply for (based on size of grant and funds availability)
  • Communicate with foundations, if needed, to confirm eligibility to apply for funding
  • Prepare and submit grant requests, identifying all requirements/attachments
  • Track and create a calendar of grant opportunities - including deadline dates, required
    materials, etc.

Preferred Skills

  • Demonstrated experience in obtaining grants from non-profits, charities, and other philanthropic organizations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills required
  • Experience with sourcing opportunities, cold-calling, contact development, and business relationship management
  • Detail oriented, adaptable, organized and demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple projects and tasks
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office and email marketing

Thank you so much for your interest in joining our team!


  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Internet Research
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking

Requirements & Commitment

  • About 4-8 hours per week

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This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


  • Journalism
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Market Research / Analysis
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Reading / Writing
  • Arts Administration


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 to 8 hours per week
  • Passionate about the arts, youth and strong verbal and communication skills.

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