The Lawrence Hall of Science
The public science center of the University of California, Berkeley.
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10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
April 1 - 9 open daily
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We partner with school districts to support science learning. We offer district-wide elementary, middle, and high school programs, either virtually or in-person.
We collaborate with a range of partners to innovate in science education. Together, we go further.
We are looking for an Institutional Giving Associate to join our small, but mighty team. This position supports The Lawrence’s researchers and program staff with applications for federal, state, and foundation funding, helps ensure that all proposals that go out of are of the highest quality, and is a vital go-to resource for all things grants-related. If you have stellar customer service skills, are detail oriented, and organized, and have experience working on grant applications for nonprofits, we’d love you to join our team!
The Lawrence Hall of Science (The Lawrence), UC Berkeley’s public science center is seeking an Institutional Giving Associate to provide essential pre-award support for grants, contracts, and institutional giving, which go towards funding The Lawrence’s research in and creation of engaging science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education activities.
This position provides support to The Lawrence’s program leaders by identifying government, corporate, and foundation funding prospects; assisting Project Directors and Principal Investigators (PIs) in the development and submission of proposals; and collecting institutional data on The Lawrence’s impact in support of fund development activities. Working under the direction of the Institutional Giving Manager, the position is part of a two-person team that supports the submission of 30-50 extramural proposals and related activities, resulting in an average return of $7 million annually, approximately 31% of The Lawrence’s annual budget.
The First Review Date for this job is: 03/27/2023.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter.