Summer Intern_Grant Writing

REVA Medical, Inc. - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)

REVA Medical is seeking a summer intern to research and write key components of a grant application for research funding relating to a novel application of REVA’s proprietary radiopaque bioresorbable polymer technology. The novel application is in the field of oncology, and the grant is intended to fund non-clinical research.

Will research and write the following components of the grant application:

  • Background including a literature search and summary
  • Project plan for non-clinical research including goals and objectives
  • Budget to execute the project plan

Will be managed by the marketing department, but will interact with the research and development and pre-clinical departments

Learning opportunity

  • Learn about a novel, proprietary biomaterial and its application in a new field, oncology
  • Experience a corporate environment and exposure to the departmental structure
  • Write a grant application demonstrating capability to conduct research, organize thoughts and ideas, outline a project, and generate a budget
  • Receive guidance and feedback from experienced medical device professionals including senior management


  • Currently enrolled in a university degree program; junior or senior level preferred
  • Demonstrated capability to conduct and analyze scientific research
  • Basic understanding of the scientific method, cellular biology, and chemistry
  • Able to outline projects and write reports
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Scientific, technical, or engineering area of study preferred
  • Works well independently and in a team environment
  • Highly self-motivated, with excellent communication, organizational, and critical-thinking skills
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn and adapt throughout the course of the internship
  • Samples of written project plans and reports are highly desirable

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Internship

Salary: $12.00 to $14.00 /hour


  • San Diego, CA 92111