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Grants to New York Museums for Organizational Expansion & Program Implementation

ELIGIBILITY:

Geographic Focus

USA: New York CityNew York

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Mini-Grants

Museum Association of New York, in partnership with New York State Council on the Arts


Agency: Foundation

GrantWatch ID #156214

Grant Description

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York museums to work on a small-scale planning or implementation projects. Applicants are advised to apply as soon as possible as funds are distributed on a rolling basis through the June 30 deadline. Projects may involve, but are not limited to: board, audience, membership, or program development; strategic or long-range planning; staff training, marketing, exhibitions, collections, or museum education.

Traditional consultancies as well as mentoring relationships are welcome.

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Eligibility:

  • Others (see text field entitled "Additional Eligibility Criteria" for clarification)

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

You must hold a charter from the NYS Board of Regents (unless you are a branch of local government).

Funds from Mini-Grants may not be used to pay for meals, hospitality expenses nor out-of-state travel. Grant funds may also not be used to support the salary of current staff or for any capital projects.

Pre-Application Information:

While a match is not required, applicants are encouraged to show other contributions to their project through staff time or other funds.

The grants cannot be used as a match for a NYSCA application, nor duplicate any NYSCA request.

Applications must be emailed as an attached PDF to info@manyonline.org. The subject line should read: “Mini-Grant: (your organization name).”

Grants will be evaluated by a peer review panel, and will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis until the funds have been fully allocated. It is always advisable to apply early in the year.

Applicants are advised to contact the MANY staff at (518) 273-3400 with any questions or to discuss your grant application before submission.

Additional Funding Information:

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$102,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $5,000.

Contact Information:

Devin Lander, Executive Director
director@manyonline.org

Museum Association of New York
265 River Street
Troy, NY 12180

(518) 273-3400
info@manyonline.org

RFP & Supporting Documents:

Full Grant Text RFP

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates / changes / addendums / conferences / LOIs.


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