We support the various ways in which museums preserve, document and display Jewish heritage, and engage diverse audiences.

We support museums in the areas of:

  • collection management
  • exhibition support
  • professional training

We will prioritise applications which:

  • facilitate access to collections
  • provide evidence of the presence of a Jewish community in a particular European area
  • broaden the range of learning opportunities
  • engage diverse visitors
  • raise the professional level of museum staff
  • increase the museum’s visibility and audience

Preference is given to projects that have a long-term and measurable impact, and that foster exchange and cooperation. All projects must contribute to the preservation, documentation, and public exposure of Jewish heritage.

You can register on our website to receive notifications of when grants are available and other information relating to the type of projects we support.

Applications are now closed

Please note the following:


We may support applications relating to the Holocaust if such a project preserves Jewish culture, offers an interpretative context, ensures skilled collection management, presents exhibitions professionally, and encourages historical research.

  • We do not fund national memorials that stem from a government initiative.
  • We do not fund a Holocaust memorial that is strictly a memorial site (whether site-specific or not) that doesn’t have a collection, an exhibition, and research associated with its history.

Grant categories

Collection Management

Support for cataloguing, digitisation and conservation.

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Core Exhibition

Support for Core Exhibitions.

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Temporary Exhibition

Support to create a new temporary exhibition.

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Travelling Exhibition

Support to rent an existing travelling exhibition.

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Innovative Museums Project

Support for an innovative museum project.

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Expert Visit

Bring an expert to your museum

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Travel Grant

Attend a professional conference or training seminar

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Professional Development Language Grant

Online courses to increase professional skills

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