Funding Connection
Connecting schools, sports clubs and not-for-profit organisations with funding opportunities

How It Works

How It Works

Funding applications are a team effort. You know your school/group and I know what funders need in an application. Using Google docs, together we create an application that packs a punch!

I help you compile a concise funding application that is on point and includes all information funders request. I don’t come in and do the application for you. This is your application and you are accountable for the funds you receive.

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My expertise:

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  • 7 years experience in compiling great applications

  • Knowing which funder to apply to and when to apply

  • Having a range of supplier contacts

  • Understanding the difference between a need and a want

  • Strong ability to think outside the box to source solutions

  • Accurate with a high level of attention to detail

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What I need from you:

  • A designated person to work with

  • A commitment of about 10 hours over 4-6 weeks

The funders that you are eligible to apply to is determined by your location and the community you serve.

Contract for Service

A Contract for Service outlines the scope and nature of service, the tasks I will undertake, fees and timing of payment. It is the Contract between you and Funding Connection.

On a Contract for Service, I will:

  • Guide you through the application process

  • Work with you to compile your application

  • Respond promptly to queries

  • Draft and edit documents

  • Work after hours at no extra cost

  • Assist in obtaining quotes

  • Provide a list of what needs to be in a quote as per funders requirements

  • Source the most appropriate funder to apply to for your purpose

  • Discuss your potential application with the relevant funder to ensure it will be considered

  • Assist you to complete the application form

Through A Contract for Service you will learn :

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  • What should be included in Supporting Information

  • How to use repetition effectively

  • The importance of your own contribution

  • How to compile a great costings budget

  • How to write a cover letter for maximum impact

  • How to make your Operational Budget stretch further

  • What funders need in a quote and an application

  • How to compile a concise funding application

  • Tips on compiling your Accountability Report

Avoid common pitfalls that may mean your application is not even considered

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Contact us today to get your funding sorted!