The SEMD Level Up: Improvement Grant is our standard grant package, open to all accredited/formally working towards accreditation museums in the South East. We encourage applications for projects and/or development activities that contribute to one or more of the Arts Council England (ACE) five goals, and key aims in the South East Museum Development Business Plan 2018-2022. These are listed in the Guidance Notes below.
How much can I apply for?
Individual Museums can apply for a maximum of £2000.
Partnerships or networks can apply for up to £4000.
Priority will be given to applications from museums/partnerships that have not received funding from the South East Museum Development’s grant funding streams in the last two years.
How do I submit an application?
- You should contact your MDO to discuss your application.
- You should read the guidance document below to help you with your application.
- You should complete a Level Up: Improvement Grant Application Form. Only fully completed forms will be considered and processed.
- You should submit a copy of your Forward Plan with your application.
The deadline for grant applications has been extended to the 31st January 2020.
Level Up Improvement Grants Guidance 2019-20
Applications are currently closed