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The South East Museum Development Programme is delighted to support museums by offering grants which aim to help museums grow and develop.

These grants are managed and distributed through the South East Museum Development Programme Team, but are funded by Arts Council England.

To find out more about the grants we offer click on the following links:

Ready to Borrow - Small Capital Grants Scheme

We are delighted to annouce a new round of funding for the 'Ready to Borrow Scheme', see Latest Announcement from ACE. 

The small capital grant scheme is designed to deliver an improvement in the infrastructure and capacity of the SE region to manage significant and strategic loans. The South East Museum Development Programme has a fund of £210,000 allocated for museums to apply to. 

Applications must be submitted by 9am, Wednesday 6th September 2017

Development Grant Scheme

Development Grants enable museums, individuals or networks to adderss a develompent hurdle based on the organisation's needs.

Business Innovation Fund

The Business Innovation Fund encourages museums to experiment and take risks to create new business services and products. 

Digital Initiatives Fund

The new fund is designed to encourage museums to investigate and implement new ways of using digital and technological approaches.