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About Us

GemX Grant Consulting

Grant Consultants for nonprofits, social organizations, corporations, and all those in between.

GemX Grant Consulting provides professional grant development and writing services to nonprofits, social organizations, corporations, and all those in between with extensive experience in higher education grants development.


We specialize in research, proposal feedback, templates, proposals writing, consultation, coaching, budget development, graphic design, and other specialized services to help our clients secure the funding they need to achieve their goals. Our passion is to help organizations make a positive impact in their communities.

Our team is composed of experienced grant writers and consultants who have successfully helped numerous clients secure funding. We are committed to providing personalized services to ensure that each client receives the attention and guidance they need to achieve their funding goals. Let us help you make a difference in your community.


To empower organizations and individuals to make a positive impact on society by providing exceptional grant development and grant writing services. We are committed to helping our clients secure the funding they need to realize their vision, drive innovation, and create lasting change. Through our expertise, dedication, and personalized approach, we strive to exceed expectations and become a trusted partner in our client's success. We believe that every project deserves the opportunity to thrive, and by connecting passion with resources, we aim to build a better future together.


We strive to be the leading catalyst in securing funding opportunities, enabling our clients to realize their innovative ideas, address pressing social challenges, and drive meaningful change. Our vision is to revolute the grant landscape and become the go-to partner for organizations seeking comprehensive and customized solutions. Together, let's unlock the potential of grants and shape a future of enhanced social impact and sustainable growth.

Our Approach

At GemX Grant Consulting, we believe in taking a collaborative approach to grant development. We work closely with our clients to understand their unique needs and goals, and we tailor our services to meet those needs. Our team of experts provides research, proposal feedback, templates, proposal writing, consultation, coaching, budget development, graphics design, and other specialized services to help our clients succeed.

We are passionate about what we do, and we are committed to providing the highest level of service to our clients. Our goal is to help nonprofit, social organizations, corporations, and others, secure the funding they need to make a positive impact in their communities. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you achieve your funding goals.

Amanda Peters

Founder & Principal Consultant

I am an accomplished and results-driven resource development professional with extensive experience in leading all aspects of grant development and management processes, from ideation to implementation. I have developed federal, state, and foundation grants totaling over $100 million. 

I have over 18 Years of experience in resource development

& grant writing and have excelled in all my professional pursuits including the following: 

  • Founder & Principal Consultant, GemX Grant Consulting

  • Development Officer for Grants, Corporate, and Foundation Relations -Henry Ford Health

  • Grant Manager – Washtenaw Community College

  • Grant Development Specialist - Mott Community College

  • Grant Director, Flint Cultural Center


Meet the Team

Introducing some of the dynamic individuals who make GemX Grant Consulting such a vibrant and successful organization. Our consultant team is a diverse blend of creative minds, tech wizards, and strategic thinkers, united by our passion for community, growth, innovation and a dedication to delivering exceptional results. Get to know the faces driving the GemX mission forward and shaping the future of grants and resource development.

Grant Portfolio Sample

  • Detroit Drives Degrees “Advancing Ypsi” - $2.5 million

    • Detroit Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Ralph Wilson Foundation

    • 300 people will complete with a credential leading them to high wage, high demand job of $40K+. 

  • Apprenticeships Building America - $280,000

    • Department of Labor in partnership with Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN)

    • Supports expansion of pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs while building capacity for future growth; establishes a Michigan, Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (FAME) Chapter.

  • Michigan Afterschool Partnership - $68,000

    • State of Michigan, Department of Education

    • Provides after-school programming at Parkridge Community Center, in Ypsilanti, MI, including fields trips.

  • Title III, "Alpha Scholars" - $1.46 million - U.S. Department of Education

    • The Program for Academic Success for Students (PASS) will strengthen and enhance student success through instruction, student services and support. The target population served by the project is first-time, full-time degree- certificate-seeking students enrolled at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, MI. 

  • Washtenaw County Office of Community & Economic Development for Parkridge Community Center - $59,000

  • Others: Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation ($46,000), Marathon Gas ($16,000), Ann Arbor Thrift Shop ($36,000), and others.

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