School Grant Funding Workshop - 22 April 2016

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This course will provide an introduction to grant funding for schools with the opportunity to develop your own funding strategy and gain practical hands-on experience of grant sourcing, bid writing and grant management.

During the course you will learn about:

  • Project development
  • Sourcing funding
  • Bid writing
  • Grant management
  • Legal structures

Throughout the day you will learn how to:

  • Draft a business case
  • Draft a funding bid
  • Create a project budget
  • Develop a risk log
  • Complete a grant claim
  • Identify critical success factors
  • Create a funding strategy

This is a repeat of the training held in January 2016 – feedback from those delegates includes:

  • “I want to rush back to school and get on with it”
  • “Very helpful, accessible and targeted to our needs”
  • “I feel I can have a go at making a bid and definitely now know where to start”
  • “It will make me focus on what is required and how I’m going to plan a project”
  • “Will observe the ‘Golden Rules’ before applying for funding”

Date: 22 April 2016

Course No: CPD15P/18

Venue/Times: Margaret McMillan Tower (09.30-15.30)

Cost: £125 per person

Tutor: Darren Starkey

To apply for a place, please complete the standard course application form and return to the Courses Desk in the usual way.

If you have any queries please contact


Published: 15/04/2016
Audience: School Business Managers, Senior Leadership Team
Contact: Amanda Wright

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