Funding & Finance

Get A Grant Of Up To £90,000 For Your History Makers

The third and final round of the AIM Biffa Award Hist…

Grants Of Up To £12,000 Now Available From The AIM Hallmarks Awards

AIM members in England can now apply for a grant of up to £12,000 through the new AIM Hallmarks Awards.…

Grants of Up To £90,000 For History Makers In England

The third and final round of the AIM Biffa Award History Makers Programme is now open f…

UK Photography Group Seeks Independent Museums For Paid Shoot Locations

AIM: Hi Jan – Can you explain to AIM members what this group is for and about please? JE:  The Photoshoots Club group is a network of creatives invol…

The AIM Sustainability Grant Scheme Is Closing Soon

Case Study: Grantown Museum Grantown-on-Spey Cairngorms National Park AIM grant received: £6,300 for a Retail consu…

Budget Round Up And Museums & Galleries Tax Relief Update

This week’s budget was dominated by news of the slow down in the UK economy, but what did it contain for museums and heritage organisations? A £2 million Cultural…

First Museums Taking Part In The AIM And Icon Collections Care Audits Announced

A new partnership scheme between AIM and The Institute of Conservation (Icon) that is helping small museums to undertake professional collections care audits has …

Business Rates Appeals – What’s The Rush?

The successful appeal on behalf of York Museums Trust has generated a lot of media interest… but little museum activity. AIM has been working toward this for their membership, with help from …

AIM Biffa Award Announce New Round Of ‘History Makers’ Funding

Who is your History Maker? Celebrate your museum’s historical figures with a grant of up to £75,000 through the AIM Biffa Award History Makers Programme. Round 2 is now open for AIM memb…

Announcement Of ACE NPO Funding For AIM

AIM has been awarded £1.2m from 2018-22 by Arts Council England (ACE), to help museums and heritage organisations prosper. AIM will be joining the N…

A Major Shift In Business Rates Valuation For Museums

AIM has been campaigning for a fairer way of calculating business rates and recently helped fund legal advice for an Upper Tribunal case involving York Museum and Gallery Trust (YMT) becaus…