Writing Funding Bids online course

Cost: £37 or Pay-What-You-Can

Organiser: Christina Poulton Creative

If you work in theatre, dance, visual arts, or create your own arts projects that you need to secure funding for, then this is for you.

Writing Funding Bids

A practical, engaging online course for those who are new to writing bids or who want to build their confidence and develop their skills.

“I feel really empowered by the knowledge you shared. It was easy to understand, constructive and actionable. So thank you so much!” Sarah

About the course

Delivered over 3 sessions through a mix of discussion, presentation and exercises to complete in your own time.

Packed full of relevant ideas and activities to put it into action. Delivery will be friendly and hands-on, providing lots of opportunities for sharing tips and asking questions, as well as live examples.

Session 1: Thurs 6 August 2020 10am-11.30am

Session 2 & 3: Thurs 13 August 2020 10am-11.15am and 11.45am-1pm

Sessions delivered via Zoom.

We will cover:

Who are funders and what are they looking for?

Jargon busting

Planning your bid

Pitching your project

Budgeting for your bid

Working with partners

Showing what your project will do

Increasing your chances of success

Next steps and getting started on your bid

Ideal if you’re working in a small arts organisation or producing your own projects. If you’re a freelance creative, interested in an arts career, or if you have just taken on a fundraising role, then this course will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to write successful funding bids.

“A great mix of practical and informative. I found the whole thing really inspiring and has informed my process massively. I feel like going forward I will be a more successful and confident producer.” Lou

“A really clear and insightful introduction and really motivated me to get writing some bids!” Niki




United Kingdom

Contact Details

Christina Poulton
[email protected]

Opportunity title: Writing Funding Bids online course
Expiry Date: 2020-08-05T00:00:00+01:00