Bid-writing DOs and DON'Ts

These essential tips will help you craft a compelling application

Meet the funder: Awards for All

Find out more about one of the most prominent funders of school projects

Meet the funder: National Lottery Heritage Fund

The National Lottery Heritage Fund has changed its name and streamlined its grants programme

Using a bid-writing expert

When does it pay to hire a bid-writing expert to complete your grant application for you?

How to fund an ambitious project

How to plan and succeed when exceeding your usual fundraising limits

Find the right funder

How do you know which funder is the right one for you and how can you maximise your chance of fundraising success?

10 steps to grant fundraising success

Make sure your school's application stands out from the crowd

How to write an evidence-based bid

Using evidence and data to back up your bid can increase your chances of success

Grants for schools - summer round-up

Help your pupils follow active, healthy lifestyles with our selection of grants to boost sports and wellbeing facilities

Meet the funder: Wolfson Foundation

The Wolfson Foundation's Chief Executive explains how The Secondary Education Programme supports new builds, refurbishments or equipment projects related to science, information or communications technology.

Meet the funder: Ernest Cook Trust

Looking to improve outdoor education? Ernest Cook Trust explains how their funding can help

Meet the funder: Siobhan Dowd Trust

The Siobhan Dowd Trust aims to support children and young people whose access to books and stories has been deprived

Meet the funder: Youth Music

Youth Music is a national charity that invests in music-making projects for children and young people

Grant application checklist

Use our checklist to ensure your school has the best chance of success

Meet the funder: Groundwork

Groundwork's grant schemes are helping communities improve their outdoor space