Grant Writing Intern – Kalihiwai

Mālama Kaua‘i is seeking a grant-writing intern who is committed to helping us create a more sustainable Kaua‘i. The intern will gain valuable experience with grant writing and managing grant schedules. This role is primarily administrative, and applicants should have their own laptop to work on. Duties include:

  • Help manage existing grants as well as explore new sources for funding
  • Research and writing for grants
  • Helping to complete grant reporting tasks


  • Proficient with Google Docs
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet appropriate deadlines
  • Grant-writing experience is a plus
  • Local applicants must be 18+ and income eligible

For income-eligible Kaua‘i residents of Hawaiian descent, the position is 6-8 weeks up to 40 hrs/ week at $10.10 per hour. __________________________________

Off-island applicants must be able to financially secure housing and travel on island (best fit for students who have a for-credit paid internship program through their school, internship scholarship/stipend, etc.) Hours per week are flexible within the timeframe of M-F 8a-4:30p.