Funding Applications: A Practical Guide

Expert insights on increasing your chances of grant application success.

In this recorded webinar, key points you need to consider when approaching and pitching to funders are explored. Layla Moosavi, DSC Associate trainer and fundraising expert, shares good practice for writing funding applications and takes you through practice exercises to help you get your pitch right. Looking at real funders criteria, including Benefact’s Movement for Good Awards, the webinar covers:

  1. How to define funder priorities
  2. Key information you need to collate for your proposals
  3. What is the difference between what trusts and foundations need and what corporate sponsors need in written applications
  4. What is a Case for Support and how do you use it in your proposals?

Webinar speaker

Layla Moosavi, Directory of Social Change

With over 20 years fundraising and sponsorship experience in the charitable sector and the arts, Layla has success in fundraising for large and small organisations, as well as managing a number of Corporate Partnerships over the years. Her breadth of experience means she is a good place to understand other fundraisers’ contexts and support their fundraising development needs.

A photo of Layla Moosavi from the DSC

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