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How to Write a Successful Grant Funding Application

22nd July 2021 @ 10:00 am 12:30 pm

Please note that this course will take place online via Zoom.

This training will cover the work required to produce a successful grant application with a practical example.

Course content

Whether you are applying for a small grant or a multi-million pound grant the principles are the same.  This course covers the background work that is required to start writing grant applications.  These principles can also be used for corporate sponsorship requests and crowdfunding campaigns. 

This training session will comprise of a working example of writing a grant application and help participants to understand how grant applications are assessed.  This is an interactive session and is suitable for those who are new to grant application writing and a refresher for experienced grant applicants.

Questions you will be able to answer

  • What do I need to do to prepare a good grant application?
  • What priorities should I set when writing a successful grant application?
  • Am I the right person to write a grant application?  Of course you are, everyone is capable of writing a successful grant application.

Meet the trainer

Jatinder Purewal has 24 years’ experience of working on small grant applications to large multi-million pound tenders in the VCSE sector.  She was a qualified buyer before joining the VCSE sector in 1996.  Her roles have included commissioning services through grant and tender processes and awarding grants on behalf of the voluntary and public sector.  What her experiences bring to this training session is understanding both the challenges of writing grant applications but also how decisions are made by funding bodies.

£10 for VCSE groups & Town / Parish Councils. £50 for all others