Grant Writer


educate. is a grassroots non-profit organisation that works to empower children and young people in Honduras through supporting community-driven projects focused on education. We work with communities in Honduras, one of the poorest and most unequal countries in Latin America, to run a scholarship programme that gives high-potential youth from low-income backgrounds the chance to go to university, and we work with schools in these communities to run community-driven projects focused on education, such as starting school libraries and school-based nutrition centres. We believe in the importance of local leadership and working against the non-profit sectors unequal power relationships.

Part of our team is based in Amsterdam, where one of our main roles is raising funds. We are looking for passionate, detail-oriented individuals to help us research, find and put together grant applications that can help take our work in Honduras to the next level.


  • Fluent in English.
  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills.
  • Strong personal integrity and ethical principles.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work well to a deadline.
  • Ability to manage projects with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to write clear, structured, and persuasive proposals.


  • Training and mentorship as part of our grants team.
  • The chance to be part of a growing non-profit team in Amsterdam.
  • An opportunity to make tangible impact in education for underprivileged youth in Honduras.
  • A letter of recommendation upon successful completion of your time with us.

The Committment

5-8 hours per week on average. Team meetings on Thursday evenings from 6:30-8pm. We are looking for someone who can commit for at least 6-8 months.

How to Apply

Please send an up to date CV and a motivation letter describing why you are interested in joining the educate. team as a grant writer and what would make you a good fit to