SHARE Museums East launch Next Steps Grants

SHARE has launched Next Steps Grants to support museums, whether planning to reopen to the public or choosing to remain closed, thanks to support from the Art Fund. 

The grants are available to:

  • Support effective reopening
  • Develop sustainable and resilient museums
  • Meet audience needs

Maximum grant available: £5,000

Eligibility: You must be a museum in the East of England within the ACE Accreditation scheme (including provisional and officially Working Towards) which is not also an ACE National Portfolio Organisation or a National museum. You will also be expected to have the support of your county MDO and to have utilised SHARE’s free specialist helplines before planning your application. 

Deadline: Midday, 31 July 2020 

For full eligibility criteria, guidance and an application form, please see the Next Steps section on the SHARE website. Do keep me posted if you are thinking of applying!