Grant Writing Intern


The Grant Writing Intern will conduct in-depth research into grant applications and opportunities, compose and send letters of inquiry to prospective grant-making organizations and foundations, prepare proposals and grant applications that display excellent writing and editing skills.  The Grant Writing Intern may also participate in community outreach programs such as farm tours and parades.


1.English, Writing, Public Administration, Political Science, or Social Science with 60 college credits completed.

2.Love of animals and compassion for others; commitment to mission of Ranch

3.Strong written and verbal communication skills and telephone etiquette

4.Excellent computer skills including Word and Excel

5.Solid background in research

6.Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

7.Ability to work independently and as part of a team

8.Organized, dependable, and punctual

9.Strong time management skills

10.Minimum commitment of 2 hours a week/semester or summer

11.This is an unpaid internship


The Grant Writing Intern will gain knowledge about administration of non-profit organizations.  Will work with Board members and have the opportunity to meet with a professional grant writer.  Interns will also have the opportunity to meet new people, expand social networks, and improve social skills. 

For more information and to apply:

For more information contact Kathryn Gress at 610-398-2122.
Interested students should email resume and letter of interest to Kathryn Gress at

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