The Federation of Museums & Art Galleries of Wales is offering grants under its Training and Conference Grant programme to enable museum staff (paid or volunteers) in Wales to attend the Association of Independent Museum 2017 Conference.
The 2017 AIM Conference will be held at The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, from 24 – 26 June; details here: AIM National Conference 2017
AIM National Conference an ideal opportunity to mix with other staff and volunteers from independent museums
*Grants are available up to 90% of cost per person to contribute towards conference fees, travel, the conference dinner and two nights’ accommodation.
*First come first served (limited funding available)
*Priority to independent museums, and museum mentors / museum development officers
*Not normally more than 2 per museum (in addition to a museum mentor)
*Early bird discounts on conference fees for AIM members before 28 April. The Federation of Museums & Art Galleries of Wales expect you to apply for these rates.
This is an ideal opportunity to mix with other staff and volunteers in independent museums. It is a very friendly conference, and focuses on practical issues presented by people who have done it. Those who went in previous years found it very useful.
Note: other Federation Grant eligibility rules apply. The application form can be downloaded here:
Please direct any queries to John Marjoram, Federation Development Officer at: firstname.lastname@example.org