Program officers for foundations are responsible for all aspects of the evaluation and distribution of their foundation's grants. Foundations are involved in many financial activities, such as scholarship and grant funding; program officers are heavily involved in these activities, evaluating scholarship applications and/or grant proposals.
Program Officer, Foundation Tasks
Follow up and assess funded initiatives.
Support program research and overall grant administration for a non-profit foundation.
Market and manage outreach efforts for special programs.
Manage grant-related correspondence and records.