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Concept Note Template: How to write (with Samples)

A concept note is the shortest possible text requested by a donor giving information on the project idea. A concept note would also provide a framework of ideas for the NGOs, which are seeking funds. Using concept note template as a guide can make things simple, clear, and easier to understand.

Here are some sample concept notes to help you.

Training Concept Note

A Training Concept Note would give information on the training workshop. It would include background information along with statistics and in the end; it would describe briefly how the workshop would be of assistance. Using the note as a sample can be a good idea to get the information on content.

Training Concept Note
udayancare.org


Sample Concept Note

Sample Concept Note
ohchr.org


Project Concept Note

A project concept note would give information on the relevant background of the project. It would mention the name of the project. There would be the rationale of the project, brief description, and other relevant information. It would give the reader an idea on the structure of the concept note as well.

Project Concept Note
ppp.gov.ph


Product Concept Note

A product concept note as the name suggests would provide information on the product being launched or a service being introduced. It would highlight the target market, description of the product, and other important and relevant information about the product.

Product Concept Note
online.sfsu.edu


Concept Note PDF

Concept Note PDF
afdb.org


Conference Concept Note

A conference concept note would include information on a certain conference like when it would be, where it would be, for whom it would be, aims and objectives, and the benefits of the conference.

Conference Concept Note
ec.europa.eu


Basic Concept Note

A Basic Concept Note is likely to highlight an important issue, for example, the importance of education for girls. It would support the arguments by providing the relevant data and how knowledge, education can be of great help to the girls of the modern age.

Basic Concept Note
unesco.org


Foundation Concept Note

Foundation Concept Note
fao.org


Security Concept Note

Security Concept Note
sagarpa.gob.mx


Design Concept Note

A Design Concept Note would give information on the website of a certain client. It would discuss the colors and design of the site and other project details along with the name of the client.

Design Concept Note
aarronwalter.com


Steps on how to write a concept note

In order to write a concept note, the following steps would be useful:
  • Start the concept note with a title. The header section would include information like submitted by along with the date of submission. It is important to keep in mind that the title should be short; however, it would be such that it reflects information about the project.
  • Mention the background of the issue, which you are trying to address and possibly solve. Introduce the idea. Mention statistics to address the issue and define the root cause of the problem. It would be wise to provide references in order to support the statistics.
  • Write the objectives and the goal, which you want to achieve through this project.
  • Mention the expected results. It would be wise to use statistics.
  • Mention the required budget for the project; however, the information should be comprehensive and not very detailed.