Receiving Grants Through Fiscal Sponsors: 5 Top Tips

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written by Agnes Granroth , ILGA-Europe


In advance, it is important to agree with your fiscal sponsor what the division of roles and responsibilities within the project will be. 

A good risk assessment focusing on the risks of your proposed operating model is essential.

Costs associated with acting as a fiscal sponsor and can vary a lot. Remember to find these out and factor them into your project budget.

As grant recipient, it will be your responsibility to make sure that your funder is fully aware of your intended method of receiving and spending money.

Communication is key.  Make your methods of working clear so that the funder knows what to expect.

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