Scottish Festival of Museums gets ready for 2015

Scotland’s 2015 Festival of Museums fund open for applications

Workshops available

Dates for the 2015 Festival of Museums are 15-17 May 2015. Following on from their success last year, Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) are running a series of workshops in October and November 2014, which will include information on submitting a Festival of Museums funding application.

The closing date for applications to the fund is 5 pm on Friday 21 November. Any Accredited museum in Scotland can apply for between £300 and £1500 to support them to deliver ambitious events that will be part of the Festival of Museums 2015 programme.

MGS can also support staff training costs where the training is helping to build skills in the areas relevant to event planning, marketing, PR and sponsorship.

For further information and to download an application form, please visit the MGS website.

If you are interested in attending a workshop, they will be taking place in the following locations. Please click on the links to book a place.
Perth, 15 October 2014 – Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Inverness, 22 October 2014 – Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
Edinburgh, TBC November 2014 – MGS Offices, Waverley Gate
Glasgow, TBC November 2014 – GoMA

Further information can also be found on the MGS website.

If you have any questions do contact MGS at FestivalofMuseums@museumsgalleriesscotland.org.uk

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