Bid Writing Surgery



Cumbria 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 Cruickshank).
There are three levels (Bid Writing Basics: one hour introductory session; Bid Writing Surgery: three hour session; and Bid Writing 101: four hour advanced session)- so please book to join the one that most suits your needs currently.

Bid Writing Surgery

This is a 3-hour session aiming to allow you to carve out space to write your bid while also giving you the opportunity for a brief one-to-one consultation with Professor Cruickshank regarding any questions you have about your funding bid.

  • Tuesday 17 November 1pm – 4pm  This session is currently FULL

All sessions will run on the Zoom platform.

There is currently a waiting list but to be added please contact

You will only be contacted if a space becomes 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.