A great place to start with pulling together the demographic profile of your area/project is ID.com.au/
Their Grant Application Guide points out the 4 areas that are often overlooked when writing grants:
- Setting the Strategic Context. What are the drivers of your economy, population, industry contect, forecasts, barriers to growth. Most importantly – what are the outcomes of similar projects.
- Model the Economic Impact of the Project. Gather economic impacts, visitations, look at modelling for impact of an event or construction.
- Cost Beneft Assessment. Work with an economist to project this data.
- Assess the Wider Community Benefits. Look at disadvantage analysis indicators, and quantitative evidence.
Strong applications can leverage significant funds for a region. Need help? We work with select economists, industry specialists to deliver robust fundable applications.