Arts Council England Museum Estate & Development Fund (MEND) – MD North

Webinar for applicants planning an Expression of Interest to the Arts Council England MEND Fund

This webinar is aimed at all potential applicants to the MEND fund, based in the North of England. People from museums in Yorkshire and the Humber should book a place at the webinar via this booking page.

In this webinar via Zoom, Katharine Boardman, Relationship Manager, Museums at Arts Council England will present key information about the MEND fund and application process:

  • practical considerations to help you decide whether to apply
  • key things to think about for your application
  • followed by Q&A session

This session follows on from the national Arts Council England webinar on Monday 7th June, and Elevenses with MDY on Monday 14th June.

The MEND fund is for capital expenditure grants from £50,000 to £5 million, to undertake vital infrastructure and urgent maintenance backlog work to non-national Accredited museums.

This is an open-access capital fund for non-national Accredited museums, and/or local authorities who are responsible for maintenance of non-national Accredited museum buildings, to apply for funding to undertake vital infrastructure and urgent maintenance backlogs which are beyond the scope of day-to-day maintenance budgets. There is £18.8 million of funding available in 2021-22.

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