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Grants

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

GRANT PROGRAMME FOR ACCREDITED MUSEUMS 2017-18

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.

The second round of the 2017 -18 Accredited Museums Grant Programme has now opened.

Should you wish to discuss proposals prior to submitting an application please contact Tríona at NIMC on 02890550215 or via e-mail on devofficer@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.

Deadline

12pm (Noon), Friday 25 August 2017

 

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.

Deadline

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

 

DEMENTIA GRANT

This grant provides 6 museums each financial year with funds of up to £250 for projects which support those living with or caring for those with dementia.

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.

Deadline

12pm (Noon), Friday 25 August 2017