Idox GRANTfinder is Europe's leading aggregator of funding information, providing one-day open and in-house training courses for anyone seeking to identify the most appropriate funds for their project or organisation. Our knowledgeable team of trainers and consultants are on hand to help those working in the public and voluntary sectors to apply for funding – whether that be generic bid writing skills, responding to tender opportunities, effective research proposals or European funding.

We are proud to be certified member of the CPD certification Service. This means that the further learning value and structure of our training courses have been approved as conforming to CPD guidelines. We are committed to ensuring:

  • Our marketing information and course material is easy to understand
  • Learning outcomes are specified.
  • Our delegates receive follow-on support after the course has taken place.
  • High-quality training where the content of the course is always appropriate for the audience.
  • Our material is updated to reflect changing needs.

Inhouse Courses – Bid Writing

Our tailored training courses, held conveniently at your organisation's premises, offer invaluable
insight into making your funding bids more compelling and successful.

Inhouse Courses – UK/EU Funding

We run bespoke courses designed to explain the workings of UK and EU funders, and support successful proposals and project management.

Get Grant Ready – Online Courses 

Interested in our Get Grant Ready course, but would prefer an online training session? Try our elearning version of 'Get Grant Ready – Funding for Beginners' and have an online training programme sent to your computer for a three-week period.

Bid Writing – Open Courses

This training course provides delegates with practical bid writing techniques, enabling them to produce focused proposals, increase their success rates and win new resources for their organisation.

Product Training – Inhouse Courses

Knowing how to get best use out of GRANTfinder and RESEARCHconnect can have a very positive and real impact on the number and relevance of the search results identified.

EU Consultancy

We support organisations across Europe at every step of the funding process. We help R&D active companies, local authorities and universities to shape and write their funding proposals and provide specialist input to coordinate the proposal development process.


"Thank you for providing me with a very straightforward & yet useful course on grant funding. It was a simple and effective, well thought out course and I am pleased I took it."
Lizzie Evans, Funding & Publicity Officer, Headway Shropshire about the Get Grant Ready Course

"The course has helped me consider things not only for bid writing but also how to approach projects. The speaker was really engaging." 
Emily-Rae Maxwell, Dacorum Borough Council about the Bid writing workshop

"After using GRANTfinder without any training for 1 1/2 years, I realise I have not used it to its full potential. It will now make my job easier so that I can work more efficiently and effectively." 
Suzanne Owen, Safer South Gloucestershire about the GRANTfinder product training  | | 0870 333 7101

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