This session will explain what is required from a basic funding application. It will de-mystify some of the jargon that crops up when applying for funding and provide you with some tips on how to give your application the greatest chance of success.

What will the course cover?

  • The key features of an application for funding
  • What is meant by an aim, an outcome and an objective
  • What funders are looking for in an effective application for funding
  • Existing support to help with your application

Who is this course suitable for?

This session would be of particular help to anyone with responsibilities for fundraising, trustees of organisations with less experience of completing applications or representatives who had been given responsibility for making their organisations more sustainable.

Entry requirements

  • Participants will require a reasonable understanding of English
  • To access this course free of charge you will need to be currently working for a voluntary or community organisation based in Leicester or Leicestershire. Organisations who do not meet these requirements will be asked to pay

If you have any particular requirements, please call 0116 257 5001 to discuss them.

Terms and conditions

Please note that by booking you agree to our terms and conditions. The terms and conditions include information about costs and cancellations, so please review them before booking.

Book your place

To book, please select your preferred date from the list below.

Tickets will become available six weeks before each training date. Please note that a maximum of two attendees will be permitted per organisation.