Category: MDY Support Opportunities

Getting Your House In Order Workshops 2022

Museum Development Yorkshire, in partnership with Collections Trust, Museum Development North West and Museum Development North East, is running Getting Your House In Order series of workshops again for 2022.

16 May 2022

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MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23

MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23 Learning cohorts are open to museums of all sizes and types in the region.  We have received very positive feedback from museums participating in learning cohorts. The cohorts bring together groups of museums with a shared development interest to learn through training, mentoring and networking, sometimes supported with a small grant […]

10 May 2022

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Expressions of Interest: MDY Learning Cohorts 2022-23

We are now seeking expressions of interest for our 2022-23 learning cohorts.

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MDY Sponsored Place at Arts Marketing Association Conference 2022

Arts Marketing Association Conference 2022 — A New Adventure AMA Conference 2022 will take place in Birmingham, at the Eastside Rooms, on 14 – 15 July 2022. This year’s theme is ‘A New Adventure’.  Museum Development Yorkshire is providing one sponsored place to regional museums The AMA Conference will be attended by delegates from across the […]

24 March 2022

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MDY Support Menu 2022-23

Applications are now open for MDY support in 2022-23!

Although there will be opportunities to take part in workshops, grants, events and learning cohorts throughout the year, this application round is the main way of securing in-depth mentoring, coaching or consultancy support from MDY.

1 February 2022

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Impact & Insight

Develop your museum’s evaluation practice

MDY is offering 5 FREE places on a new programme to develop your museum’s approach to evaluating your public programme outputs, such as exhibitions and events.

Starting in March 2022, Impact & Insight, offers the opportunity to trial an online, 360-degree evaluation platform, which is supported by Arts Council England.

11 January 2022

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Cohort

MDY are offering an Equity, Diversity & Inclusion learning cohort in January-March 2022, which will explore the broadest understanding of diversity and inclusion, and an organisational response to this.

18 October 2021

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Second Phase of MDY Support Opportunities 2021-22 – NOW OPEN

Museums have seen many changes in recent months as part of the process of reopening and adapting to the Covid-19 pandemic. To meet the changing needs of your museum, we are giving you a second opportunity to apply for MDY support for this financial year. 

10 August 2021

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MDY Learning Cohorts for 2021-22 – Apply Now

In 2021-22 we are continuing with our successful programme of themed learning groups known as Cohorts.  This is a fantastic opportunity to work with colleagues across the region to discuss, reflect, network and access high quality training for free!  Feedback from museum participants consistently highlights the great benefits of being involved.

1 March 2021

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Support Opportunities for 2021- 2022

We have published our Support Opportunities for 2021- 2022.   The guidance notes and links to the application form are available at:   We know that the needs of your museum are changing fast.  For this reason, we are going to run two application rounds for support in 2021-22: a first round in January/February […]

7 January 2021

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