Volunteer Opportunity: Grant Application Writer for Photosynthesis
Photosynthesis is a vibrant and inclusive community-centered photo studio located in Christchurch. We're not just a studio; we're a passionate community that believes in the power of visual art to tell stories and bring people together. As a non-profit initiative, we prioritize inclusivity over profit, using the funds generated from studio rentals to support workshops, events, and projects that lower barriers for artists pursuing their passions.
We're seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic volunteer to join our team as a Grant Application Writer. In this role, you'll play a pivotal part in securing grant funding that fuels our mission and supports artists from diverse backgrounds. Your compelling writing will help us communicate the value of Photosynthesis and its impact on the artistic community.
→ Collaborate with our team to understand our mission, goals, and funding needs.
→ Research potential grant opportunities from various sources.
→ Write persuasive and comprehensive grant applications that highlight our initiatives and their significance.
→ Ensure applications are submitted on time and meet all necessary requirements.
→ Contribute your creativity and insight to help us present our vision effectively.
→ Make a meaningful impact by supporting an inclusive artistic community.
→ Gain hands-on experience in grant writing, a valuable skill for the non-profit sector and beyond.
→ Expand your network by connecting with artists and creatives who share your passion.
→ Develop your writing, research, and collaboration skills in a real-world setting.
→ Limited free studio usage.
Work in-person or remotely with occasional team meetings at our studio.
How to Apply:
If you're excited about contributing your skills to our artistic community, we'd love to hear from you. Please send a brief introduction and your contact details to email@example.com. Let us know about your background, interests, and any relevant experience.
Join us in making art accessible to all and creating a space where artists can thrive. Together, we can break down financial barriers and foster a community of creativity.
Photosynthesis - Enabling Art, Nurturing Community
→ Passion for the arts and a deep appreciation for their role in society.
→ Strong written communication skills with an eye for detail.
→ Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage deadlines.
→ Collaborative mindset and willingness to work closely with the team.
Flexible hours, approximately 8-12 hours per week, depending on grant application deadlines and your availability.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.