Funding Toolkit: Final review checklist

Final review checklist

Be assertive, choose confident words.

Think about what will set your application apart from others and:

  • Try to ensure the proposal is imaginative / original / innovative
  • Try to capture your funder's attention
  • Use simple and clear language at all times and avoid jargon and buzz words
  • Find out how your application will be marked
  • Get someone impartial to score a draft application for you
  • Ask someone to proof-read your final draft
  • Double check the deadline for submission, and

When you finally submit you application, make sure that you have attached or enclosed all the necessary documents.

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