Jun 20, 2017

Feeling the pebbles under your feet

By Helen Kamal

We’ve been evaluating a lot of proposals recently at Ilm Ideas 2. These are written submissions from businesses, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations seeking financial support to scale up their education innovations. Reading them has put me in a reflective mood. How useful is a written proposal anyway? Would a presentation, pitch or video convey just as much (if not more!) than 12 pages of text? Does the requirement of a written proposal put some applicants off applying? Does it favour others?

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