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Arthritis Foundation, Inc.

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Arthritis Foundation- New York

Grant Writing Internship

The Arthritis Foundation is seeking a grant writing intern with excellent written skills to assist with the research, application, and follow up of grants. This is a completely remote position

Our team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.  


  • Initiate applications on behalf of Arthritis Foundation for funders
  • Prospect research and cultivation
  • Track and manage all proposal/reporting deadlines, submissions, and status updates
  • Manage data collection, supporting documentation and Foundation resources
  • Manage grant application calendars and remain abreast of current program guidelines
  • Create templates for grant applications, donor thank-you and emails


  • Microsoft Office proficiency 
  • Excellent researcher
  • Skilled writer
  • Excellent record keeper
  • Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access 
  • Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment 
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Must be able to work in a group and independently 
  • Be fluent in the Arthritis Foundation’s mission and corevalues

The grant writing internship will run for 6 months starting on November 1st and concluding in May 2021, with the opportunity to extend if mutually desired. This is a remote internship and part-time and full-time options are available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided. 

For consideration please send cover letter and resume to choffman@arthritis.org

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About Arthritis Foundation, Inc.


122 East 42nd Street, Suite 2315, New York, NY 10168, US

Mission Statement

The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life - and making each day another stride towards a cure.


The Arthritis Foundation leads the way in...

Access and Advocacy

Scientific Discovery

Help and Support

Community and Connections

Health & Medicine


We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


  • Grant Writing / Research




  • 10 hours/week
  • must have history or familiarity with grant writing

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