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Chair of Governors / Clerk to Governors / Governors - Academies / Governors - Independent / Governors - Maintained Schools
Network Meeting, Briefing
This is a briefing and networking session for school governors about external funding opportunities. The session will cover:
types of funding available for schools
identifying funders and using resources to find funders
overview of "go to" funders for schools
Getting bid ready and looking at practicalities before you apply
How to write a strong application, with worked drafts available
frequently asked questions
The briefing will be delivered by East Sussex County Council’s Funding Advice Team who provide advice and support to community groups, charities and schools. With around 30 years’ experience within the team, they have helped all sorts of not for profits secure funding for different types of projects from different funders.
inform governors about funding opportunities for schools
enable governors to support schools in bidding for external funding
To know about external funding opportunities available for schools and to be able to support the bidding process.