Once you find a project you're interested in, you can use your Connects balance to submit a proposal. Most freelancers take this opportunity to introduce themselves and tell the client why they'd be a good fit for the role.

To submit a proposal 

  1. Click the Submit a Proposal button on the job post page
  2. Set your Hourly Rate or Bid on fixed-priced projects
  3. Write an introductory Cover Letter for the project
  4. Answer any screening questions the client may ask
  5. Add attachments, such as work samples, to your proposal
  6. Click the Submit a Proposal button.

To learn more about creating winning proposals and succeeding on Upwork, download our free eBook or check out the Hiring Headquarter articles below.

Tips for Writing a Great Proposal

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