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Grants

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

 

NIMC invites applications for the following grant programmes:

 

·                     Dementia Friendly

·                     Playful Museums Festival 2019

·                     Acquisition Fund

 

We would advise all potential applicants to read the Application Guidelines and contact NIMC before completing an Application Form.

 

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY

Dementia Friendly grants are to support activity undertaken by local museums, which seeks to engage with those living with dementia and their carers.  This is the third year of the grants programme which is a key aspect of NIMC’s work to become dementia friendly.

 

5 grants are available                      Up to £250

 

Deadline

Closing date: 19th October at 4pm

Award Date: 12th December 2018

 

Projects should be planned to take place Jan- March 2019 with invoices submitted to NIMC by 15th March 2019.

 

Application Form

Guidance Notes


For further information

Contact: Rachel.mccance@nimc.co.uk

 

PLAYFUL MUSEUMS FESTIVAL 2019

These grants are to support activity which seeks to create playful museum spaces and programming for children under 5.  The grants will support activity planned to take place during the Playful Museums Festival month, February 2019.

 

6 grants available                             Up to £250

 

Deadline

Closing date: 19th October at 4pm

Award Date: 12th December 2018

 

Projects should be planned to take place Jan- March 2019 with invoices submitted to NIMC by 15th March 2019.

 

Application form

Guidance notes

 


For further information

Contact: Rachel.mccance@nimc.co.uk

 

 

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.

 

Deadline

There is no deadline for this fund, it is open all year round.

 

Application Form

Guidance notes


For further information

Contact: Devofficer@nimc.co.uk



MAIN GRANT PROGRAMME

The Main Grant programme is currently CLOSED.

If further funding should become available, NIMC will inform museums immediately.