Reflections on applying for a Small Grant

Reflections on applying for a Small Grant

Great thoughts about writing for grants

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I recently found out that a bid I’d made for a British Academy/Leverhulme Small Research Grant had been successful. I tweeted about this and said I’d be happy to share what I’d learnt in the process of making my application – particularly because I’d had a rejected one in the past and I know what I did differently this time around. There was some interest in me sharing my reflections…so here they are! The amount funded by these awards is very small (only up to £10,000), yet the amount of work that goes into writing an application is huge – so hopefully this will be helpful to others.

I’m definitely not an expert in winning funding bids – far from it! – and I want that to be really clear. There are many resources out there from people with far, far more experience and insight to offer than me –…

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INTERVIEW WITH THE KUSASI CHIEF IN BAWKU

INTERVIEW WITH THE KUSASI CHIEF IN BAWKU

amazing stuff about the Kusasis….my people

Chaka Orleans Heritage Foundation

Chief,Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoko II

The Team left from Bawku Central to the palace of the Kusasi Chief Naba Asigri Abugrago AzokoII,some of his elders who were seated gave us a little tit bit about the manner in which they greet their chief; upon arrival of the chief, all men rise up whiles ladies sit.

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