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

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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…

AIM Special E News April 2017

There is a lot happening at AIM at the moment, so to keep our members up to date, we have devised this special edition of the AIM E News to keep you in touch with some important news and deadlines.…

Get Involved: Diversifying Museum Visitors Project

Within an increasingly diverse society how might UK museums grow attendance and engagement? How do we move beyond talk to action in increasing diversity, inclusion and e…

The Textile Society: Museum, Archive and Conservation Award

The Society offers awards of up to £5,000 for a textile related project and the award is designed to support textile related projects within a museum, archive, or conservation studio for exhibitio…

Collections Trust consultation on the draft of SPECTRUM 5.0

The long-awaited draft of SPECTRUM 5.0 is now available online and Collections Trust want to hear your opinions. The consultation is open until Monday 8 May 2017, with plans to publish the final ve…

New funding for sharing works of art across the UK

£750,000 initiative from Garfield Weston Foundation with Art Fund Scheme aims to empower museums around the country to borrow works of art and objects from …

AIM E-News Mid-April Edition 2017

AIM E-News Mid-April Edition 2017 – Number 104  AIM News Want To Work Differently? A Grant From The AIM Hallmarks Awards Can Help You…

Want to work differently? A grant from the AIM Hallmarks Awards can help you

Now open for applications, the latest round of the AIM Hallmarks Awards will make grants totalling around £70,000 in England and just over £20,000 in Wales. Funded by Arts Council England …

Museum Freecycle to be featured in the Museum of London’s exhibition

The Museum Freecycle project has been selected by the Museum of London as one of 25 innovative projects, which all aim…

National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership

The acclaimed National Summer School for Arts Fundraising and Leadership will run again from 16-21 July 2017.  Led by University of Leeds, named University of the Year 2017…

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