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  • Funding Bid Writing - The Basics (Edinburgh)

    Created: 17/08/2017

    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


    Topics Covered:

    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.




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