Grants Researcher (on-site or remote)

Ometepe Bilingual School is currently seeking volunteers to research grants and other potential funders. The opportunity is very flexible and may be done on site at Ometepe Bilingual School/Hacienda Merida or remotely, for as many or as few hours as you like. The grants researcher will be researching grants, family foundations, individual donors, and other potential funders to support the school´s education programs and construction projects.


  • In coordination with and under the advisement of the school administration, research grants and other potential funders.
  • Communicate with and document progress for the school administration.
  • Write letters of inquiry and email to potential donors.
  • Write grant application drafts 
  • Share mission and vision of Ometepe Bilingual School personally and with potential funders.
  • Stay up to date on the activities and programs of the school.


  • Research skills and experience (grant research and writing skills helpful, but not required)
  • Excellent writer
  • Good verbal communicator
  • Ability to explain the mission and vision of Ometepe Bilingual School to diverse audiences of potential donors
  • Ability to work independently and document progress
  • Fluent English

Skills: marketing / outreach strategy

Timeframe: Jan-Dec
Location: Hacienda Merida
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