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Grant Writer

United States

Job Type

Part Time





About the Role

The National Association for Athletes' Mental Health (NAAMH) is seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented
Volunteer Grant Writer to join our team. The Volunteer Grant Writer will play a crucial role in supporting our
mission by identifying, writing, and submitting grant proposals to secure funding from various foundations,
corporations, and government entities. This is an excellent opportunity for someone passionate about mental health and athletics to make a meaningful impact.

- Identify potential grant opportunities that align with NAAMH’s mission and goals.
- Research and compile information on prospective funding sources, including foundations, corporations, and government agencies.
- Prepare, write, and submit grant proposals, letters of inquiry, and reports.
- Ensure all grant proposals are tailored to meet the specific requirements and guidelines of each funding source.
- Collaborate with program staff to gather necessary information for proposals.
- Maintain a calendar of grant deadlines and ensure timely submission of proposals and reports.
- Track the status of submitted grants and manage post-award reporting requirements.
- Work closely with the finance team to ensure accurate allocation and reporting of grant funds.
- Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders to gather necessary information and support for grant applications.
- Attend team meetings and contribute to strategic discussions on funding priorities and opportunities.

Gain valuable experience in nonprofit fundraising and grant writing.
Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the mental health community.
Flexible remote work schedule.
Professional development and networking opportunities within the mental health and athletics fields.


  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Nonprofit Management, or a related field.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Previous experience in grant writing and securing funding for nonprofit organizations.

  • Knowledge of mental health and/or athletic programs.

  • Familiarity with grant databases and research tools.

  • Hours of work Part Time. Availability to dedicate 10-15 hours per week.

  • Ability to attend

    weekly all staff meeting.

  • Work environment - Majority remote, on site opportunities available.

    Travel requirements Varies upon business needs.

  • Please send your resume, a writing sample, and cover letter outlining your interest in the Volunteer Grant Writer.

+ Workplace Policies and Agreements

Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) Requirement: All successful applicants will be required to sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) upon onboarding, affirming their commitment to maintaining

confidentiality and protecting sensitive information related to NAAMH's operations, initiatives, and stakeholders.

About the Company

Founded in 2021, the National Association for Athletes' Mental Health is a driving force in ​revolutionizing how we perceive and address mental health in sports.

Mission: Enhance athletes’ ment​al health across all ages through research, policy development, education, advocacy, and resource prov​ision.
Vision: A nation where athletes have the mental health resources ​to triumph on and off the playing field, unlocking ​boundless potential and resilience.
Values: Education, Inclusivity, Integrity, Collaboration & Innovation

Join us in reshaping the narrative and enhancing mental well-being for athletes across the nation.

Equal Opportunity Employer: NAAMH is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national
origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. We are committed to creating a diverse
and inclusive work environment where all employees are valued, respected, and empowered to
contribute to our mission.

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