Hiring: Grant Writing Consultant

We’re Hiring: Grant Writing Consultant at the Geena Davis Institute

Join us at the forefront of equality in media! The Geena Davis Institute, a leading research organization dedicated to improving representation in media and entertainment, is seeking a skilled Grant Writing Consultant. This role is pivotal in enabling us to continue our impactful research and advocacy work by securing essential funding.


  • Research and identify potential funding opportunities from foundations, corporations, and government sources.
  • Develop and write compelling grant proposals and reports, tailoring each submission to align with both our mission and the funder’s objectives.
  • Manage the grant submission process, ensuring all proposals meet funder guidelines and deadlines.
  • Collaborate with our research and program teams to gather the necessary information and outcomes to support funding requests.


  • Proven experience in grant writing with a successful track record of securing funding.
  • Excellent research, writing, and editing skills.
  • Strong organizational and project management abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

This is a remote, contract position with flexible hours, ideal for a self-motivated professional looking to contribute to a meaningful cause.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by sending their resume, salary requirements and a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and why they are passionate about working with the Geena Davis Institute to elizabeth@geenadavisinstitute.org.