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Art Museum Award, European Museum Academy

12 Jan 2021

The European Museum Academy has announced the Art Museum Award, a new annual award specifically designed for art museums and galleries throughout Europe. Entry fee: €300. Closing date for applications: 31 March 2021....

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Children in Museums Award

7 Dec 2020

Applications are now open for the Hands On! and European Museum Academy's Children in Museums Award, with closing date of 1 March 2021. Entry fee: €225-295....

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Interpreting Museums - Cooperation with NI initiative

19 Aug 2020

The IMA, in partnership with NIMC, has been award funding through the Dept of Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sports and the Gaeltacht's Cooperation with NI to deliver a multifaceted project, Interpreting Museums....

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Open call: Museums in Short 2020

6 Aug 2020

musil – Museum of Industry and Labour, in collaboration with EMA - European Museum Academy and Forum of Slavic Cultures, have issued an open call to the 7th edition of Museums in Short 2020....

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Kid's in Museums Family Friendly Museum Award From Home shortlist announced

29 Jul 2020

Online engagement programmes by The Glucksman and The Museum of Childhood Ireland Project have been shortlisted for the Kid's in Museums Family Friendly Museum Award From Home - Best International Digital Activity....

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Green light for project investigating cross-border museum activity in Ireland

17 Jun 2020

The IMA and Ulster University announce the recipient of the Northern Bridge Consortium Collaborative Doctoral Award ‘The EU and the museum: an investigation of cross-border museum activity in Ireland’...

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Seven museums awarded MSPI accreditation

18 May 2020

The CEO of the Heritage Council of Ireland, Virginia Teehan, has announced MSPI accreditation for seven museums and maintenance of accreditation for a further four....

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IMT - IMA partnership to offer award for museum practioners and researchers

22 Feb 2020

The Irish Museums Association (IMA) and the Irish Museums Trust (IMT) have announced a new award partnership in support of practitioners and researchers in the museum sector in Ireland....

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EMYA 2021 open for applications

10 Dec 2019

The European Museum of the Year Awards (EMYA) 2021 are now open for applications....