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This grant round will be assessed by our Funding Panel, based on the following criteria:

Am I eligible to apply for a grant?

How do I apply for a grant?

How long will it take?

Who considers my grant application?

Who should write the grant application?

When do I need to provide budget information?

What information do you need me to provide in my application?

How much money can I ask for?

Can grant money be used to cover overheads or operational expenses?

Should I apply for a grant if I am expecting support (financial or otherwise) from another organisation?

What sorts of grants have you funded in the past?

Should I apply if I have applied to you for funding in the past?

Should I apply for a grant or sponsorship?

What are your reporting requirements for successful grantees?

I have another question, who do I ask?

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