Grants and Research Program Manager

The Grants and Research Program Manager is responsible for fundraising support of the American Brain Foundation’s research program and mission through prospect research, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of corporate, foundation, and other institutional funding partners. This position will also provide project-based support to ABF’s research programs and will collaborate in the development and execution of large-scale initiatives.

Great People. Great Mission. Great Benefits. 

Come join our team!

With a bold vision of life without brain disease, the American Brain Foundation supports research to help diagnose, treat, and cure brain diseases and disorders that affect millions of people worldwide. Established in 1992 by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the world’s largest association of neurologists, the American Brain Foundation shares a headquarters with the AAN in downtown Minneapolis. The headquarters, built in 2012, is a beautiful, energy-efficient office in the vibrant Mill District, just steps from the light rail, major bus lines, great parking options, walking/biking paths, and countless dining and entertainment options.

At the American Brain Foundation, we’re dedicated to the success and wellbeing of our employees. We offer a competitive benefits package, including 22 days of PTO, 13 paid holidays, 10.5% 401k contribution (no match required), excellent health insurance, and potential bonus opportunities.

We’re committed to enhancing the lives of our team and helping them grow as people and as professionals. Our team values include collaboration, engagement, curiosity, excellence, kindness, and fun. To support this, we offer perks like hybrid work and flexible hours, professional development opportunities, team lunches, and a friendly and collaborative culture.