In our latest newsletter, we are sharing updates on the thematic areas in which we can support your museum, with a highlight on volunteering, as we shine a light on Volunteers Week!

We have announcements on our Small Grant: Big Improvement awards, and a roundup of the latest funding and opportunities available to support your museum this month.

Read the newsletter which gives thanks to the thousands of volunteers across the South West supporting our museums, as well as news, opportunities and funding updates.

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Updates to emergency funding:

National Lottery Heritage Fund £50 Million Heritage Emergency Fund – Last few weeks to apply

Grants of between £3,000 and £50,000 are still open for organisations in receipt of Lottery project funding (of over £10,000) which have completed within the past 10 years

The application was launched on March 15th with:
Offline application form – to use as a template for questions before completing the…
Online application – this must be completed in one go (you cannot save it for later)
Application deadline – 30 June 2020

It is important for you to set out your case for investment based on evidence of your financial need. Download our funding factsheet.