VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY – CCMHS RESEARCH TEAM
PART-TIME GRANT WRITER
The CCMHS is seeking a self-motivated, committed individual to donate approximately 5 hours/week to lead the content creation for select research and community grant proposal submissions. The incumbent will apply his/her demonstrated expertise to develop clear, compelling proposals in close collaboration with Research Leads.
Identify granting opportunities that align with the CCMHS’ mandate
Undertake research to support proposal applications
Craft grant proposals with compelling narratives that effectively tie the CCMHS’ needs to funder priorities
Work with researchers to develop deliverables and manage granting timelines
Assist with applications to Research Ethics Boards as needed
Graduate degree (e.g., MSc, MA) or equivalent, preference for individuals from the fields of sport science or psychology.
Demonstrated track record of successful funding proposals
Exceptional writing skills in English
Understanding of both qualitative and quantitative methods
Knowledge of Tri-Council policies and funding guidelines
Organized, self-directed, and able to work independently
Highly attentive to detail
Covering letter highlighting relevant experience and interest in the position
Please send application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Canadian Centre for Mental Health and Sport (CCMHS) is a not-for-profit organization supporting the mental health and performance of competitive and high-performance athletes and coaches. The CCMHS is the first Centre in Canada to offer collaborative sport-focused mental health care services designed to help athletes and coaches achieve their performance goals while preserving their mental health and well-being. The CCMHS rests on 3 pillars of success: Integrated Care, Research, and Community Engagement.