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Activities involved
Administration Research Writing
  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth

Volunteer Grant Administrator

6-6 hours / weekly
ongoing
Research and disseminate information about federal, provincial, local and private grant-funding opportunities for our local and international programs

Research, write, edit and obtain approvals for all proposals and applications submitted to current and potential funders
Monitor and track grant applications and award in database system
Edit proposals and applications for accuracy, completeness, clarity and compliance with funding requirements
Respond to inquiries as needed to manage grant application / proposal processes
Actively and constantly seek to improve and evolve the proposal process by engaging with appropriate parties, as required.
Develop technical documents such as generic forms and basic grant proposal
Skills:

Possess good organizational skills with attention to detail
Ability to work and coordinate multiple projects and deadlines
Skilled technical writing, proof-reading, editing, copy writing, grant writing or equivalent written communication format
Familiarity with government and academic funding opportunities
Excellent English oral and written communication skills
Understanding of Canadian funding mechanisms with likely expansion to international opportunities
Ability to demonstrate strong analytical skills
General knowledge of accounting principles and contractual agreement / administration language
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Taking on a volunteering position adds immense value to your resume and can make you infinitely more employable.  We ask volunteers for a minimum 4 hours per week, for 3 months.We will gladly provide reference letters for outstanding contributions.
You can learn new skills, make new friends, or use your existing professional skills to help others.  Taking part in our programs and seeing results can be very rewarding, and you’ll take home new skills, knowledge and practical work experience.
Activities involved
Administration Research Writing
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Good for groups
  • Good for youth