Funding For Museums, Libraries and Archives to Develop their Collections (UK)

The Heritage Lottery Fund has announced that its Collecting Cultures programme is open for applications.
Through the programme Museums, Libraries and Archives in the UK can apply for grants of between £50,000 and £500,000 to help develop their collections, including through strategic acquisition programmes. The initiative is intended to support the development of collections and their use through strategic acquisition programmes, related research and public programmes; to enhance the professional knowledge and skills of staff working in museums, libraries and archives; and use strategic collecting programmes to support the funded museums, libraries and archives to increase resilience as an organisation.
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on 2 May 2014.
www.hlf.org.uk/HowToApply/programmes/Pages/CollectingCultures.aspx#.UtKNmrTRIUh

Charity Number: 1118616 | Company Number: 4323551