Category: Support

Culture Reset Applications

Culture Reset is a practical rapid response programme to inspire more relevant and impactful cultural organisations and practices. Born out of the devastating impact of Covid-19 and inspired by the urgent need to accelerate change and respond to the experiences of a broader diversity of people, it will provide expert support and dynamic stimulus for […]

30 June 2020

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Arts Council England Covid-19 Support and Guidance

Arts Council England have a central resource setting out available Government and wider support for organisations and individuals relevant to the cultural sector. These pages are continually updated and are produced in consultation with DCMS.   Future Re-Opening Guidance – With the easing of the national lockdown, both the government and sector organisations are now bringing forward sector […]

18 June 2020

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National Lottery Heritage Fund: Digital Skills for Heritage Initiative post COVID-19

National Lottery Heritage Fund recently announced their Digital Skills for Heritage initiative, designed to help organisations thrive in the digital era. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has made the need for organisations to understand and make use of digital more pressing than ever before. Because of this, they are working with our partners to better meet the new […]

13 May 2020

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AiM Publish Understanding Your Audiences Success Guide

AiM have published a success guide on Understanding Your Audiences which will help you consider what you know about your audiences, why it will be worthwhile improving this, and how you might go about doing it. It looks at how you can then use this knowledge and insight to deliver your strategic goals and make […]

12 May 2020

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MDY Bid Writing Support for Non-NPO Museums

MDY are offering support to enable you to take advantage of Covid-19 funding offered by major national funders and local initiatives. In order to help museums respond to the various museum and more general financial support opportunities, Museum Development Yorkshire will be providing a number of one to one workshop sessions with people who have […]

14 April 2020

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ACE Covid-19 Emergency Support

The Arts Council are making £160 million of emergency funding available for organisations and individuals who need it during this crisis. The funding streams will be open to applications very soon! You can find out more here: https://www.artscouncil.org.uk/covid19   Organisations outside of the National Portfolio – £50 million has been made available. Find out more […]

1 April 2020

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MDY Learning Cohorts – Open to ALL Museums in the Region

During 2020-21 Museum Development Yorkshire (MDY) will continue to run its successful programme of themed learning groups know as Cohorts. In 2019-20 MDY ran the following cohorts: Collections Health and Wellbeing Front of House Audience Champions Fundraising Income Generation The cohorts generally comprise of between 2 and 4 workshops through the year which will be […]

5 February 2020

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Don’t Forget: Apply for Museum Development Yorkshire Support 2020-21

Museum Development Yorkshire has launched its Support Opportunities for 2020-2021. We have released the programme earlier this year to support your planning for the next financial year. The guidance notes and links to the application form are available at: https://www.museumdevelopmentyorkshire.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/MDY_Guidance_Document-2020-Issue.pdf For Support Opportunities in 2020-21, the final application deadline is on 2 February 2020 We […]

15 January 2020

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MDNW Age-friendly accessibility audit and checklist

Looking to improve your work with older people? Museum Development North West have produced an age-friendly accessibility audit and checklist, which would be useful to any museum seeking to improve its work with older people. Fully aligned with Accreditation requirements, the document is available here: https://museumdevelopmentnorthwest.wordpress.com/2019/09/19/new-mdnw-age-friendly-museums-publication/

8 January 2020

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Apply Now – Museum Development Yorkshire Support 2020-21 

Museum Development Yorkshire has launched its Support Opportunities for 2020-2021. We have released the programme earlier this year to support your planning for the next financial year. The guidance notes and links to the application form are available at: https://www.museumdevelopmentyorkshire.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/MDY_Guidance_Document-2020-Issue.pdf For Support Opportunities in 2020-21, we are offering two application deadlines on: 12 January and […]

11 December 2019

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