Shelby Farms Park and Greenline are managed and operated by the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization Shelby Farms Park Conservancy. Our vision is to give rise to a celebrated 21st century park that defines and shapes a great city.
Title: Development Intern - Grants
Supervisor: Betsy Peterson, Development Manager
Purpose: To assist the Development + Communications team, with a focus on grants research
Hours and duration of internship: As assigned by University requirements
Brief position summary: The Development Intern will act in an ‘assistant’ role to the Development + Communications team, with a special project to be determined based on the intern’s interests and experience.
Research and organize information on local, state and national foundations and granting organizations
Assist with website and app updates and edits
Opportunity to develop blog copy
Assist in drafting grant proposals
Requirements and Qualifications:
Experience with Microsoft office (excel, word, etc.)
Driver’s license & personal vehicle
Strong organizational skills
Advanced writing skills
Ability to manage multiple projects at once
Able to work in fast paced environment
This internship will take place from end of May to the beginning of August - exact schedules will be determined between intern and supervisor.