supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Funding Bid Writing - The Basics (Edinburgh)
When: 9.00am-11.30am, Wednesday 25 October 2017 Where: Courtyard Hotel, 1-3 Baxter, Edinburgh, EH1 3AF This event is being organised by NFP Workshops Scotland Costs Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £95.00 per person Places for non-voluntary sector delegates are £95.00 per person
Who are the winners and losers in grant funding. How to identify the weaknesses in your project. What questions funders will ask themselves about your bid. Common reasons for applications being rejected. The key terms in bid writing explained with examples of each. Make your application short but effective.
Start telling funders the things they really want to hear. How to build greater credibility in the eyes of funders. Demonstrating that the beneficiaries of your project are involved. The importance of getting your numbers and totals right. What to do with all your supporting documents. Make your proofreading foolproof.
Each attendee will receive a full set of notes and copies of eight real successful funding bids by e-mail after the workshop.
Who Should Attend:
Staff members, volunteers, board members or trustees of charities, schools, associations or not for profit organisations who are about to submit grant funding applications to grant making trusts and foundations.
For more information and to book your place on this course please click here.