Fit 4 Funding In South Leeds

fit for fundingLeeds City Council Inner South Community Committee

 Applying for Small Grants – Training course -5th February 2015


This session is aimed at groups looking for small grants of up to around £10,000 to help run and expand their activities and services. We will identify how best to approach a range of funders e.g local council pots, national lottery pots such as Awards for All, charitable trust funding and one-off funds, by looking at what makes a successful application form or letter and know how they will be assessed.


The Course will help you to:

• Be aware of what funders want to know about your group and project

• Answer key questions on application forms

• Know how to draft an application letter

The course is suitable for: any voluntary or community group new to completing funding application forms and letters.


Venue: Voluntary Action Leeds Stringer House, 34 Lupton Street, Hunslet, Leeds, LS10 2QW

Date 5th February 2015

Time: 9.45am to 12.45pm

Cost: Member price: £32

Non-member price: £40

Statutory price: £55


To book: Contact VA-L 01132977920 or email

This booking must be accompanied by a £10 returnable deposit

Bursaries available – For groups with an annual income under £20,000 training bursaries towards the cost of training are available