You can demonstrate a clear need in the community for the project
The project meets your organisational objectives and fits with your overall mission and vision.
The project can be defined as a specific activity; you are not applying for general overheads.
You know how much money is needed for the project and you are being realistic in your ability to raise the amount needed
You have the skills and expertise available to carry out the project
You have completed all of the necessary planning and addressed any consent issues.
You have researched all of the alternatives and avenues for funding