Category: MDY Support Opportunities

In Your Customers Shoes: Northern Museums Visitor Experience Consortium 2023

Museums across the North of England are invited to take part in an exciting programme this summer.  ‘In Your Customers Shoes’ aims to put those who daily come face-to-face with visitors in the shoes of those visiting. What does it involve? Each participating museum agrees to send its staff or volunteers to three other museum […]

27 June 2023

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Museum Accreditation Workshops 2023/24

Museum Development North West: Museum Development Yorkshire: Museum Development North East. Museum Development is hosting Accreditation refresher workshops for museums in the North of England. These interactive online workshops are open to all museums across the regions.  They will be hosted by Accreditation Advisers, Emma Chaplin, Kelly Chapman and Heather Lomas.   Each refresher session […]

10 May 2023

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AMA Conference 2023 Bursary

MDY will provide a bursary that covers the full cost of  AMA Conference 2023. Applications are open to both AMA members and non-members who meet the following criteria: You are an individual, freelancer or person working for a small museum* that is Accredited or working towards Accreditation, located within the Museum Development Yorkshire region *A small organisation is classed as having […]

9 May 2023

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Training and Development Programme Open: MDY Learning Cohorts 2023-24

We are now welcoming Expressions of Interest for the 2023-24 learning cohorts. MDY learning cohorts bring together groups of museums with a shared development interest to learn through training, mentoring and networking, sometimes supported with a small grant for implementing new practices.

30 March 2023

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Front of House Learning Cohort 2023-24

An opportunity for front of house staff to add value to visitor experience.

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Access For All Learning Cohort 2023-24

Join museums across the region in a mentoring and development programme focusing on improving services for your disabled visitors.

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Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Cohort 2023-24

This Learning Cohort will give you the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of key concepts underpinning best practice in equity, diversity, and inclusion.

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Raising and Earning Money Learning Cohort 2023-24

A programme exploring funding, fundraising and income generation.

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Everyday Innovation Learning Cohort 2023-24

This programme is designed to support museums with cultural change and to improve innovation and commercial thinking across the organisation.

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Getting Your House In Order programme 2023-24 – open for applications

We are seeking applications from museums to join our Getting Your House In Order programme for 2023-24. Run jointly by Collections Trust, Museum Development North West, Museum Development North East and Museum Development Yorkshire, this programme will take a cohort of museums from across the North through a programme of workshops and 1-2-1 support. The […]

14 March 2023

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