Bid-writing Basics

If you’ve ever wanted to bid for funding but not known where to start, here’s your chance to find out!    This half-day session will cover the basics of bid-writing for schools to help YOU bid for funding through local procurement, Big Lottery and grant making trusts. 

Course content:

  • Different types of bid and funding bodies.

  • Fundamentals of entering a successful bid.

  • Case studies: successful and unsuccessful bids.

  • Evidencing a need

  • Writing supporting case studies 

Sharon Welch is a professional bid-writer who has helped hundreds of schools and private commercial companies successfully bid for funding from a variety of sources.


Suitable for:  Bursars, Finance Managers, Senior Leadership & Governors with a finance portfolio, etc.