The REC (Refugee Education Centre) is a 501c3 operating in psychosocial support and education sectors for refugees. The REC is a small international team, currently working to develop a scalable and reproducible trauma informed curriculum that is piloted in Samos, Greece (vathi refugee camp). We seek an intern who will play an active role in researching funding opportunities, drafting grant applications, and developing relationships with international foundations.
The successful candidate will
-Research and draft grant applications, with guidance from Founder
-Collaborate with Founder on grants strategy, content, and timeline
-Work collaboratively to identify existing resources and funding avenues
-Demonstrated interest in humanitarian work and/or refugee services
-Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Communications, Nonprofit Management, or International Relations, Public Health, or related field.
-Mastery of Microsoft word, excel; strong writing skills.
-Have knowledge and understanding of nonprofit grant writing or have a vested interest in growing in this field.
-Knowledge of French, Arabic, or Farsi a plus
This is an unpaid internship, with an initial 3-month contract, maximum of 15 hours of work per week. Pending grant funding, site visits to Greece and/or stipends are possible.
How to apply:
Please submit a resume and letter of interest to email@example.com cc: firstname.lastname@example.org with Grants Intern in the subject by 3/12/2020.