Competition for grants is intense. To win funding requires a strategic, methodical approach and strong communication skills. Our experienced grant writing team has compiled the following toolkit to help you upskill and give your application the best chance of success.
NOTE: These resources contain general advice for grant applications. They do not replace the specific guidelines produced by the government department administering any funding program. gemaker cannot guarantee success for any grant applicant who uses our services or resources.
3 x 20-minute videos: Expert grant guidance
Our experienced grant writer Rebecca Colless walks you through the three key phases of a competitive grant application: screening, applying and telling your story.
Packed with useful tips and techniques, these videos will help you: determine if you’re eligible for a grant; decide if you should invest in a time-consuming application; and craft a clear and compelling response.
Booklet: Planning and writing competitive grant applications
This seven-page pdf summarises the considerations and techniques covered in the videos.
Keep this guide by your side as you compile your grant application and don’t click ‘submit’ until you’ve addressed every point in it.
Project plan template
A strategic project plan is good business practice and the foundation of any proposal to your executive team or grant application – for which it’s usually a required attachment.
This easy-to-follow template will help you produce a comprehensive plan, which will make it much easier to address the grant application questions – and to deliver your project successfully!