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Be part of an award-winning workplace culture. At Grants Plus we live company values of truth, bravery, hard work, fun, excellence, and team work.

We believe in supporting the wellness of our team so they can bring their best to our clients.

We offer flexible work schedules, company-wide volunteer days, and crazy amounts of professional development. We're such an awesome place to work that we have awards to prove it. Grants Plus won a national 2016 Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award from the American Psychological Association and a 2016 Progressive Organization Award from Smart Business.

Interested in freelance work with Grants Plus?

Are you an experienced grant writer or grant prospect researcher? We are always on the lookout for talented freelancers to work alongside our professional staff on a contract basis as needed.


While most projects will be completed remotely, we have special interest in freelance candidates located near Cleveland, Columbus, and Cincinnati.

Assignments may include:

  • Grant writing: Development of grant applications to private, corporate, and government grant funders.
  • Content research: Research and compilation of information and data related to specific topics.
  • Prospect research: Research and compilation of data about prospective grant funders.
  • Marketing writing: Copy writing for newsletters, blog posts, and other marketing channels.


  • At least two years of experience in grant writing and/or prospect research for nonprofits.
  • Deadline-driven, excellent time management, high attention to detail.
  • Openness and enthusiasm to incorporate feedback and edits into work product.
  • Reliable access to a personal computer and high-speed internet.
  • Preferred: Some experience in a consulting or contracting position.


  • Hourly rate.
  • Freelancers are solely responsible for all taxes, withholdings, insurance, and any other obligations that may apply to an independent contractor.

To apply:

Submit a cover letter describing your experience and specific assignment interests, resume, and representative sample to careers@grantsplus.com.

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The Akron Art Museum maintained a high level of granting activity and success during a time of transition because of Grants Plus.

Bryan de Boer, Director of Advancement