News

This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

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Volunteers Celebrated At 2017 Museums + Heritage Awards

The annual Museums + Heritage Awards – now in their 15th year –…

Now Open: AIM Sustainability Grant Scheme 2017

The AIM Sustainability Grant Scheme, supported through the generosity of the  Esmée Fairbairn Foundation  is now open for applications. The sch…

Museums Galleries Scotland: Sharing Collections Symposium

Join your hosts Museums Galleries Scotland and National Museums Scotland for a one-day symposium focusing on the themes of lending, borrowing, and touring exhibi…

New AIM Biffa Award Funded Exhibitions Will Tell The Stories Of Historic Figures From Engineering And Science

AIM Biffa Award have just announced the first round of projects to be supported by the ‘His…

AIM Member Trustee Vacancies May 2017

Can you spare some time to become a Trustee at an AIM member organisation? If so, the following AIM members would love to hear from you. Nautical Museums Trust Limited (The Shipwreck M…

Don’t Miss Out On Getting A Grant! AIM Hallmarks Awards Round Three Closes Soon

Now open for applications, the latest round of the  AIM Hallmarks Awards will make grants totalling just over …

Culture24 announce new research into lates

Arts charity Culture24, Museums at Night festival producers, is conducting research funded by Arts Council England into after-hours events (Lates) and extended opening hours in UK …

What Makes Your Museum Fizz? Tell Us At Conference!

What makes your museum fizz? Could you tell us in just three minutes about a project at your museum that you are proud of, or one that has made a positive difference to how you work? If so – we …

Do you run audio-described performances or events?

VocalEyes supports the arts and heritage sector to become more accessible to blind and partially sighted audiences, and their describers, trainers and consultants work with over 100 venues each yea…

AIM E-News Late April Edition 2017

AIM conference update, jobs, grants & sector news AIM NEWS Good News For AIM Conference Delegates! Early Bird Rate Extended To 11 May…

AHI 2017 Discover Heritage Awards – Shortlist and Commendations Announced

The Association for Heritage Interpretation has announced the shortlist for the AHI 2017 Discover Heritage Awards – for excellence in cultural and natural heritage interpretation in Britain and I…

Museums Computer Group Conference: Call For Papers

The annual MCG Conference ‘Museums+Tech 2017’ will be held on Friday 3 November 2017 at the Imperial War Museums.  This year’s theme: ‘Tech in a divided world’. This will be a gre…

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