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AIM Hallmarks Award Launch

AIM members in England can now apply for a grant of up to £12,000 through the AIM Hallmarks Awards. Funded by Arts Council England through AIM’s National Portfolio Organisation funding, the AIM Hallmarks Awards will provide grants totalling around £55,000 each year over the next three years and are available in two strands: Main grants […]

3 July 2019

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Arts Council England Designation Development Fund

We’ve just opened the third round of the Designation Development Fund, which aims to support the long-term sustainability, and maximise the public value of collections held in museums or libraries recognised by the Designation Scheme. Applicants must be accredited but for the first time, Designated libraries will be able to apply for grants between £20,000 – […]

11 April 2019

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Upcoming events

Audience Champions 1

Audience Champions 1: Using Audience Finder This is the first of three workshops in 2019-20, delivered by The Audience Agency, which will help your museum collect audience information, identify existing and potential audiences, and produce an audience development plan. You will: Work with a supportive group of museum colleagues with the same needs – you’re […]

16 July 2019

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South Yorkshire Museums Forum

We are hosting our next South Yorkshire Museums Forum at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, Sheffield. It will be a great opportunity to network with colleagues over lunch, share knowledge and support projects. The theme of the meeting will be Where does the money go? With speakers exploring ways to better manage your museum’s finances, and new ways to […]

22 July 2019

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