Marry your professional skills with a cause you believe in by writing and coordinating funding requests for a nonprofit, school or government agency.
More than 1.5 million organizations depend on grants to keep programs running, especially important in a sluggish economy. Many grant writers consult, giving you control over how much work you take on and when you do it.
How to switch:
Demonstrate good writing skills and passion for the project. Find a workshop at grantwritingusa.com.
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