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Grant Writer Internship

Internship Responsibilities

At Looking Out For Little Johnny, we are here to give youth and returning citizens the support they need in order to shape them into leaders of the future. We have a number of educational programs and leadership initiatives that help nurture our youth and returning citizens, and help them develop the skills they will carry throughout their lives. As a Grant Writer Intern, you will have the opportunity to help support our fundraising initiatives by identifying potential grants and submitting applications on behalf of Looking Out For Little Johnny. This individual reports to the Grant Specialist and administrative staff of LOFLJ.


• Operates the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources.

•Responsible for conducting prospect research on foundations, and corporations to evaluate prospects for grants.

• Maintains current records in electronic and stored databases, including grant tracking and reporting.

• Contributes to the creation of campaigns.

Skill Set Required

  • Communicates progress with staff and board members 
  • Highly organized, excellent research and writing skills, excellent time management skills with attention to detail. 

  • Skills and confidence to work independently, with the ability to reach deadlines. 

  • Ability to think proactively,take initiative, and skills in problem solving

  •  Ability to communicate clearly (in verbal and written form).

  • Ability to represent the organization professionally

Preferred Areas of Study/Major(s)

Communications, Marketing, English

Internship Location

Baltimore, MD


Semester: Summer (Jun - Aug), Fall (Sep - Dec)
Year: 2020
Hours per week: 10-20 hours
Workdays: Flexible
Pay: Yes, $300 stipend
Authorization Requirements: U.S. Citizen/U.S. National

Application Requirements

Application Deadline: July 15, 2020
Required Documentation: Resume, Cover Letter, Writing Sample
Application Instructions

Send application, Cover Letter, and Writing sample to

Writing sample can be from any typed report, more than 5 pages long, from this year or last year.

Additional Information

Stipend will be paid monthly.


7750 Rossville BLVD Unit D-0034
Baltimore, Maryland 21236

About Looking Out For Little Johnny Inc

Looking Out For Little Johnny Inc, is a 501 (c)(3) in Baltimore County, Maryland, providing services to support systems and youth.