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Funding application writing

Whether you are new to applying for arts funding or you have submitted applications before, the following resources demonstrate the key components of funding applications to help you understand how to build a clear and compelling case for funding.

Download the Arts Acumen Application Writing Toolkit PDF (2.72 MB)
This toolkit includes the Arts Acumen Budget Preparation Toolkit and Selection Criteria Toolkit.

Download the Arts Acumen Application Writing Toolkit DOC  (13.34 MB)
This toolkit includes the Arts Acumen Budget Preparation Toolkit and Selection Criteria Toolkit.
 

Download the Arts Acumen Budget Preparation Toolkit PDF (2.4 MB)
Download the Arts Acumen Budget Preparation Toolkit DOC (13.25 MB)

 

Download the Arts Acumen Selection Criteria Toolkit PDF (195.04 KB)
Download the Arts Acumen Selection Criteria Toolkit DOC (117.49 KB)

 

Resources

ArtReach – Grant Writing: The Basics (video)
Watch this 10 minute video by ArtsReach Toronto for some quick tips on writing your grant.

Australian Government Grant Finder
Search for grants and assistance programmes available from the Australian, state and territory governments, and some local councils.

Cultural Enterprise Office (UK) – A Guide to Making Applications and Proposals  
Download the Cultural Enterprise Office guide to writing applications and proposals. 

Funding Centre – Writing a Grant Application
Funding Centre has put together a list of tips and questions to answer in your grant application.

Strategic Grants – Grant Application Writing Examples
Examples of grant applications to assist with gaining an understanding of grant writing do's and don'ts.