Research & Development Intern at a TED-Featured Startup

GrantPA

GrantPA

Research & Development Intern at a TED-Featured Startup

Remote
Part Time
Unpaid
  • Responsibilities

    GrantPA is an internet platform that matches individual artists and organizations with grants, patrons, and other funding opportunities.

    Our mission is to make the world of funding more accessible to artists, individuals and organizations across the fields.

    GrantPA has been selected by TED as one of the "breakthrough ideas worth spreading" to join its 2016 Fall Residency Incubator. Our advisory board currently consists of Yo-Yo Ma, Alicia Adams (VP of Int'l programming, The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts), and Nicholas Chbat (Principal Researcher at Philips North America).

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Research grants for arts and artists
    • Populate the grants database and upload to the system
    • Understand the process of grant making and engage in a creative solution making conversation with our team
    • Contact artists, grant makers, and patrons to invite them on board
  • Qualifications

    Qualifications consist of:

    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Strong research, critical analysis, and organizational skills
    • A clear understanding of our mission and vision
    • Ideal candidate will be independent and has strong self-management skills
    • Ability to prioritize and manage time-sensitive tasks
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment
    • Microsoft Office skills
    • Excellent writing skills, analytical mindset, self-managed, punctual
  • Compensation
    Unpaid
  • Benefits

    Our interns will be a part of a motivated, smart, and self-driven team that aims to make significant contributions to the world; will be a part of a promising startup that is growing fast on a global level and attracting pioneers in the world of Arts, Culture, and Education; will experience professional and personal growth and expand their network; will work with artists from around the world.

    Your ideas matter and will shape us moving forward.

  • Industry
    Internet
  • About Us
    GrantPA is an internet platform that uses technology to match individuals and organizations with grants and other funding opportunities around the world. Our mission is to make finding and connecting with funding opportunities easier and more accessible. Our vision is a world with funded impactful artistic projects. GrantPA has been selected by TED as one of the "breakthrough ideas worth spreading" to join its 2016 Fall Residency Incubator. Our advisory board currently consists of Yo-Yo Ma, Alicia Adams (VP of Int'l programming, The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts), and Nicholas Chbat (Principal Researcher at Philips North America).