Grant Writers Adelaide

Securing grant funding can be complex and competitive, requiring expertise, precision, and a deep understanding of the funding landscape.

At Whitney Consulting, we specialise in professional grant writing services in South Australia. We assist various small businesses in different industries, as well as local governments and not-for-profits navigate the intricacies of grant applications.

Our team of experienced grant writers is dedicated to crafting proposals that increase your chances of success and ensure you have the resources needed to achieve your goals.

Why Choose Whitney Consulting?

Choosing the right partner for your grant writing needs can make all the difference in securing the necessary funding to achieve your goals.

Here’s why Whitney Consulting stands out as the preferred choice for grant writing services in Adelaide

Experienced Team of Grant Writers

Our team comprises highly skilled grant writers with extensive experience in working with various projects. We are previous grants assessors and, due to our grants knowledge and expertise, we work with some funding bodies to train them in assessing their grant applications.

Each team member is adept at understanding your organisation’s unique needs and crafting tailored grant proposals that resonate with funding bodies.

With backgrounds in various industries such as agriculture, tourism, infrastructure, small business, elite sports, local, state and federal governments and medical research, and a deep understanding of the grant application process, our writers are well-equipped to help you succeed.

Local Knowledge of Adelaide's Funding Landscape

Whitney Consulting’s strong connection to Adelaide and its local funding environment is a crucial competitive advantage. We have a team member based permanently in Adelaide, as well as other team members who previously lived and worked in South Australia.

We are well-versed in the specific opportunities available, including state and federal government grants, community funding programs, and private sector opportunities.

Our local specialisation ensures your grant applications align strategically with the correct funding body.

Personalised and Tailored Services

We recognise that every organisation and project is unique. Our grant writing services are customised to meet your specific needs, ensuring your proposals are tailored to each grant opportunity’s requirements.

We work closely with you to understand your objectives, strengths, and challenges, enabling us to create grant proposals that effectively communicate your vision and impact.

Our Services

At Whitney Consulting, we provide various services to help you and your organisation succeed. We can assist with:


  • Business Cases
  • Grant Writing
  • Tender Bids
  • Grant Reviews
  • Grant Funds
  • Grant Acquittals
  • Grant/Business Case Workshops
  • Grant It Yourself (GIY) Online Grant Writing Course

 ” Thank you so much for the help with us getting the grant – it made a huge difference and your advice, guidance and knowledge of the process was one of the major reasons we achieved it – making a monumental difference to our business.

I would definitely recommend your services to anyone looking to write a government submission for a grant, and have done so to some of our peers in industry already.

Rhys Johnson

Denham Seaside Caravan Park

Our Process

A structured and transparent approach to grant writing is crucial to success. Our process is designed to provide personalised support and clear communication at every stage.

Research and Identification of Suitable Grants

Our team conducts extensive research to identify the most appropriate grant opportunities for your organisation.

We leverage our local knowledge of Adelaide’s funding landscape and our expertise in various funding sources to find the right grant and funding body that aligns with your project goals and objectives.

We ensure that each identified grant opportunity is a good fit for your organisation, increasing the likelihood of success.

Initial Consultation and Needs Assessment

With the suitable grants identified, our experienced Funding Leads consult with you to gain an in-depth understanding of your organisation and your project before our grant writers work on crafting your grant proposals.

We create detailed and well-structured proposals communicating your project’s significance, impact, and alignment with the funder’s priorities.

Customised Grant Writing Strategy

We develop a customised grant writing strategy based on the information gathered during the consultation.

This strategy includes your organisation’s most suitable funding opportunities, a timeline for the application process, and key milestones.

We also identify any additional information or documentation needed to strengthen your application.

Comprehensive Proposal Writing

During this stage, our experienced grant writers will craft your grant proposals. Our writers highlight your organisation’s strengths and the benefits of your project, ensuring your application stands out.

Application Review and Editing

Before submission, we conduct a thorough review and editing process to ensure your grant application is polished and error-free. With a previous grants assessor on the team, your application is reviewed and enhanced by an expert grants assessor before being sent to you.

We check for clarity, consistency, and compliance with the funder’s guidelines. Our goal is to present the strongest possible application, leaving no room for mistakes that could undermine your chances of securing funding.

Ongoing Support and Communication

Throughout the process, we maintain open lines of communication with you and provide regular updates on the progress of your applications.

We are always available to answer your questions, address concerns, and provide guidance. Our commitment to ongoing support ensures you are fully informed and confident at every step.

Frequently Asked Questions About Grant Writers

What is a grant writer, and why do I need one?

A grant writer is a professional who specialises in researching, drafting, and submitting grant proposals to secure funding for organisations.

Hiring a grant writer can significantly increase your chances of obtaining grants by ensuring that your applications are well-crafted, compelling, and aligned with the funder’s requirements.

How much does it cost to hire a grant writer?

The cost of hiring a grant writer varies based on the project’s complexity, the specific grant application requirements, the number of grants being applied for, and the level of support required.

At Whitney Consulting, we offer customised pricing based on your organisation’s needs and budget.

How long does the grant writing process take?

The timeline for grant writing varies depending on the specific grant requirements and deadlines. The process can take anywhere from a few weeks to several months.

At Whitney Consulting, we work efficiently to meet deadlines while ensuring that each proposal is thoroughly prepared and polished.

Do you provide any additional services beyond grant writing?

Yes. In addition to grant writing, Whitney Consulting offers services, including grant research and identification, application review and editing, and ongoing support throughout the grant application process.

We also provide consultation and strategy development to help your organisation identify the best funding opportunities.

Can you assist with non-profit organisations?

Yes. Our grant writers have a wealth of experience dealing with grant writing for non-profit organisations and specialities in other industries.

How can I get started with Whitney Consulting?

Getting started with Whitney Consulting is easy. Contact us to schedule a free consultation.

During this initial meeting, we’ll discuss your organisation’s needs and funding goals and how our grant writing services can help you achieve them.

Let us guide you through the grant writing process and help you secure the funding you need to make a difference.