What words / phrases to avoid in grant application
Intermediate English knowledge
This course is going to teach you the key points when writing grant / project applications. You will understand how to: 1) make your writing style appropriate and understandable for the evaluators; 2) how to structure your project application answers; and much more. After this course you will be able to successfully write a grant application on your own.
The course is based on 6 years of experience of a big youth organisation. It has been succesfully getting grants for hundreds of its projects (worth millions of euros). Throughout that time the organisation has seen and, of course, made the most common mistakes when writing a project application. This courses intends to help you avoid that.
Who this course is for:
People Interested in Grants
2 sections • 12 lectures • 30m total length
Preparation & writing structure
Project preparation & creating the structure for writing
Simplify grant writing: break down long wordy questions
Learning to use headings & ample spacing
Mastering shorter sentences
Numbering & bullet-points
Avoiding over-complicated words
Same nouns / verbs / adjectives / adverbs
Removing unnecessary bits from your grant application answers
University of Amsterdam & Universidade Nova de Lisboa graduate in Economics & Business. CEO of MB Wellness Travels (a medical tourism business) since 2013. President of Active Youth Association (NGO working locally and internationally with youth & disadvantaged groups) since 2014. Board member in RPG Projektai (manufacturing).
Educator in various non-formal education trainings, youth exchanges, etc.