Volunteer Opportunities


Grant Writer
Position Description

Project ASCEND is seeking an unpaid grant writer willing to assist our nonprofit organization in raising funds for our college scholarship program. The main responsibilities include preparation of proposals and grant submissions, finding, creating and responding to public and private grant opportunities in the areas of higher education, youth mentorship, women’s empowerment, public service, community development, youth education and civic engagement.

If you’re interested in applying, please contact Ola Ojewumi by emailing your resume to team@project-ascend.org or (301)-395-8548.

For more information please visit www.project-ascend.org.

Scholarship Judge Position


Over the past few months, Project ASCEND has collected a number of scholarship applications from worthy college students. If you’re interested in serving as a judge and helping us award $5,000 in financial aid to disabled youth email us your information at team@project-ascend.org. Thanks for your support.









Board of Directors Positions

Project ASCEND is seeking applicants for positions on our Board of Directors. Please apply by filling out this form, which you can email to team@project-ascend.org. Board members will advise, govern, oversee policy and direction, and assist with the leadership and general promotion of Project ASCEND so as to support the organization’s mission and needs.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis.