Volunteer – Grant Writing

Organization: Centre for Social Impact Technology

Location: Remote

Time Commitment: Flexible, minimum of 5 hours per week

Overview: The Centre for Social Impact Technology (CSIT) is a nonprofit organization that leverages technology to address social challenges in communities around the world. We are seeking a Grant Writing Volunteer to support our fundraising efforts by researching, writing, and submitting grant proposals to foundations, corporations, and other potential funding sources.


  • Research funding opportunities and identify potential grant prospects that align with CSIT’s mission and programs.
  • Write grant proposals and letters of inquiry, following the funder’s guidelines and requirements.
  • Work closely with CSIT’s program staff to develop proposals that accurately reflect the organization’s needs, goals, and impact.
  • Edit and proofread proposals to ensure accuracy, clarity, and coherence.
  • Keep track of deadlines and submission requirements, and ensure that proposals are submitted on time.
  • Communicate with funders and follow up on proposals as needed.
  • Provide regular updates to CSIT’s leadership team on grant writing activities and progress.


  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Familiarity with grant writing and fundraising processes
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow guidelines
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with CSIT’s team
  • Interest in social impact and technology


  • Opportunity to gain hands-on experience in grant writing and fundraising for a nonprofit organization.
  • Work remotely and on a flexible schedule.
  • Connect with a community of like-minded individuals committed to social impact and technology.
  • Build your resume and develop your skills in writing, research, and nonprofit management.

To apply: Please submit your resume, a brief cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications for the role, and a writing sample to info@centreforsocialimpacttech.ca. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.