European Funding for Museums

There is a vast range of funding possibilities available for museums on different levels, which embrace the core tasks of museums as well as initiatives tailored to work on specific topics, from international to regional levels.

NEMO collects museum-relevant, cross-sectorial, international and European funding possibilities. Is also serves as a platform for co-operation between museums for new projects.

To access publications and other documents that regard European Funding, head to the Reading Corner.

Recent News in European Funding for Museums

Calls for Proposals: Horizon 2020 Funding Programme    News | Projects & Calls | European funding for museums

 |  The application window for Horizon 2020 funding programme will close on 14 March 2019. Two funding strands are of special interest to the museum sector.
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Budget for Creative Europe is boosted by the European Parliament in the Post-2020 EU Budget Proposal    News | EU Culture Policy | European funding for museums

 |  On 14 November 2018, the European Parliament voted to adopt the EU multi-annual financial framework 2021-2027 interim report. The proposed budget includes a substantial increase of the Creative Europe programme to €2.8 billion...
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Museums in Europe and their Impact on Different Sectors - Breakdown from NEMO’s 26th Annual Conference    News | Museums as Social Agents | Museum Management | Advocacy | Intercultural Dialogue | EU Culture Policy | European funding for museums | NEMO activities

 |  184 museum professionals, culture professionals and policy makers from 39 countries met at NEMO's 26th Annual Conference in the 2018 European Capital of Culture, Valletta, Malta, from 15-18 November 2018, to discuss the cross...
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