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Grants

NIMC currently operate two grant schemes in support of local museums:

Grant Programme for Accredited Museums

This scheme is open to museums that are recognised under the Museum Accreditation Scheme and that are Museum Members of NIMC.

Through this scheme financial assistance may be sought for the delivery of projects that will enable a museum to renew or maintain its Accreditation status, and/or which contribute to one or more of the Strategic Priorities of the Northern Ireland Museums Policy.

Grant Programme 2017 - 18

The third round of the 2017 -18 Accredited Museums Grant Programme is open, the deadline for the submission of applications is 12.00pm (Noon) Friday, 3rd March 2017.

Should you wish to discuss proposals prior to submitting an application please contact Chris at NIMC on 02890550215 or via e-mail on chris.bailey@nimc.co.uk

Guidelines

Further information about the programme and how to apply is available through the Guidelines for Applicants.

Application

You can apply to the Grant Programme for Accredited Museums by completing and submitting an Application Form.

Monitoring

When you have completed your grant aided project you will have to complete and return a Monitoring Form, along with the necessary supporting documentation.

 

Acquisition Fund

This fund is open to Accredited local museums that are Museum Members of NIMC. The Fund assists museums to acquire objects, artefacts and specimens for their collections.

Guidelines

Further information about the Fund and how to apply is available through the Guidelines for Applicants.

Application

You can apply to the Acquisition Fund by completing and submitting an Application Form. Applications for this Fund can be submitted throughout the year.

Monitoring

When you have acquired the object, artefact or specimen for your collection you will have to complete and return a Monitoring Form, along with the necessary supporting documentation.