“There is a mismatch between current spend and deprivation – a North South divide. Put simply, trusts and foundations are too London / South-East-centric…”
In our bid writing workshops, we are asked time and again how to succeed at bid writing and for examples of successful bids or funding proposals. This is difficult, because examples of successful bids are not generally available and whilst we’d love to share some of ours with you, data protection laws and client confidentiality prevent us from doing so. …
Grant funders receive thousands of applications but only fund a small proportion of them. How do you make sure your bid makes it to the funded pile?
In my experience, there are two approaches to bid writing: the Scatter Gun Approach and the Strategic Approach. One of these approaches will help you make your bid writing faster and more successful; the other one won’t.