Submitting a Grant Proposal: Required Components Applicant Organization • Include the address, telephone, fax, email Contact Person, Project Director • Include address, etc., if different from above • Cheque should be made out to ……………… Project Title Project Description • Summarize the activity or activities the grant will support; • Describe how this grant addresses BC Problem Gambling Program objectives; • Describe the primary beneficiaries of this project; • Estimate the number of people that will benefit from this project; • Describe your approach to the issue and what gives it a high likelihood of success; • Outline the organization’s timeline for achieving project objectives; • Indicate how the project will be announced and/or launched; • Name any partners, such as community groups, individuals or the gaming industry. Capacity • State the mission of your organization or agency; • Describe the work of your organization and population served; • Describe your experience collaborating with other community groups; • Indicate who will take primary responsibility for the project (include a short bio); • Outline who else will be working on the project (e.g., staff, volunteers, students); • Describe your capacity to carry out the project; • Submit any other supporting documents. Project Objectives • List the project’s identifiable objectives and activities; • Describe planning activities that will take place before project start-up; • Indicate any plans to continue the project beyond the funding period. Evaluation • Describe the expected outcomes of the project; • Describe how will each of the project objectives and activities will be evaluated; • Describe the documentation process of the successes, challenges and impacts of the project; • Indicate who will design and carry out the project evaluation; • Provide a timeline to complete an evaluation. Budget • Provide a detailed budget, including the calculations used to estimate costs; • Indicate whether you will be receiving other support, financial or in-kind, from any other sources. Assurances • Include the date, a signature and title if applicable; • Include the following statement: I/we hereby certify that all information contained in this proposal, including supporting documentation, is true and correct to the best of my/our knowledge. General Tips and Advice Before You Begin • Read the application instructions carefully. • Follow all directions. • Don’t become overwhelmed, break down the proposal into manageable pieces. When Complete • Your proposal is well written, concise, and organized. • Your proposal is clear, complete and persuasive. • Your proposal addresses all review criteria. • You have proofread your proposal (no spelling errors, sloppy formatting, and arithmetic errors). • You have identified what you want to do by defining your goals and objectives. • You have outlined all steps and activities, who will be responsible for each, and the associated timelines. • You have described why you believe your project objectives will have the desired outcome. • You have identified your target population. • You have described how you plan to evaluate the project and included a timeline. • You have described any community partners that will be involved in the project. • You have included information about your organization, and provided evidence that you have the capacity to meet your stated goals and objectives. • You have included a detailed budget. • You have signed and dated your proposal.
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