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JerseySTEM

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Position Description

  • To write engaging and compelling content concerning the actions and needs of JerseySTEM to incorporate in our grant applications and proposal documents.

Essential Functions of the Volunteer Position

  • Have excellent written skills and proper knowledge of grammar.
  • Attend the weekly Development Team meetings online and update the progress as required.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Must be organized and strong attention to detail.

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About JerseySTEM

Location:

36 Chatham Road, Summit, NJ 07901, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission JerseySTEM is a grassroots 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math ("STEM") education to pre-teen and teenage girls and underserved children in New Jersey. We partner with socially responsible companies and their employees, youth organizations in underserved communities, and civic-minded college students and universities. Together we develop and deliver innovative, hands-on afterschool projects and inquiry-based learning opportunities that develop teamwork, 21st century problem solving skills, and self esteem. Our Goals Reduce the gender gap in STEM participation by serving 25,000 girls by 2025 Bridge the innovation gap in STEM education by introducing novel formats for teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Address the opportunity gap by expanding access to STEM programs in underserved communities

Description

Incorporated in 2013, JerseySTEM started bringing afterschool enrichment programs to middle school girls in 2015.
We have since provided 1,000 students with exposure to afterschool enrichment programs delivering more than 20,000 hours of instruction. Students learn to code, build robots, solve problems and through that process gain self-esteem and confidence that they can be the leaders of tomorrow.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Weekly Time Commitment : 10 hours a week for 3 months
  • Previous grant writing skills required. High level of computer literacy.

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