Raising Funds for your School – A beginners guide to budgeting and bid writing for arts and cultural projects in schools

Ideal if you are a school looking for funding to develop and deliver arts and cultural projects

A one-day course designed to help you identify potential funding sources for your schools arts and cultural projects, this course will leave you equipped with the tools and techniques to effectively respond to a funding brief.  You will explore how to think about meeting a funder’s criteria and put together a well-formed proposal, as well as looking at the elements required to create an effective budget.

The course will also look at how to create a timeline for your project as well as developing effective partnerships with artists and arts organisations to help create a perfect project.


  • Advice on how to identify suitable funding sources
  • Tools and techniques for writing a funding bid
  • Template for putting together a budget
  • Ideas for developing partnerships

Upcoming course dates:

Wednesday 29th March 2017, Canterbury Academy, Canterbury

We can also offer this course in-house anywhere in the UK, for up to 25 people 

More information can be found here