Grant Writing & Fundraising

Become a Grant Writing & Fundraising Intern

Interning for the Fleet Farming program is ideal for someone who is passionate about local, organic food and interested in furthering their experience in the field of grant writing and fundraising. Interns will assist on location with content creation, organization, research, and/or management of projects associate with this department. Through the program, the intern will learn about sustainability, urban agriculture, brand development, time management, effectively working in groups, community outreach, and much more.

Applicants should be eager to learn, hard working with a positive attitude, and have a sense of humor. All duties & responsibilities listed below are facilitated under close observation through a mentor-trainee relationship.

Preferred Qualities:

  • Some experience in writing or fundraising
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Positive attitude, sense of humor is a plus
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • College student

Duties may include one or some of the following:

  • Researching for funding opportunities
  • Creating grant templates and work plans
  • Writing grants with the Program Manager
  • Creating Letters of Inquiry
  • Communicating projects and strategies with team members
  • Following up with applications
  • Event planning and development
  • Donation campaign development

If you are interested, please submit an application on the previous page here.