Bid Writing Basics



umbria CVS, working in partnership with the Imagination Lab at Lancaster University is very pleased to bring you some free fundraising sessions (delivered by Prof. Leon Cruikshank).
There are three levels – so please book to join the one that most suits your needs currently.

Bid Writing Basics

This is a 60 – 90 minutes overview presentation on writing a successful bid for funding followed by a Q&A session. It covers why bids can fail, decoding what funders really want, and how to organise your application for clarity and effectiveness.

  • Wednesday 25 November 2pm – 3.30pm  This session is currently FULL.

There is currently a waiting list. To be added please contact

You will only be contacted should a place become available.

NB: You will be invited to join 15 minutes early  and remain for a short period after the session to allow us to introduce the session and fellow attendees; to support networking and feedback and evaluation.