The AMA is offering Grants Program Workshops to provide an
overview of the changes to the Grants Program as well as an
in-depth look at the Application and Evaluation processes.
Please click here to register.
The AMA Grants Program provides funds to qualifying Individual
and Institutional Members through the financial support of the
lottery-funded Alberta Historical Resources Foundation.
Grants Program categories:
The Conference grant provides funds to eligible Individual and
Institutional Members to assist with the costs associated with
attending the AMA Annual Conference. Eligible expenses can include
travel and accommodations or registration costs.
The Institutional grant provides funding to eligible
Institutional Members to complete projects in the following
sections: Museums and Society, Administration, Collections,
and Programming. The Partnership grant is also available for a
project involving two or more institutions. This grant encourages
applicants to undertake projects that directly respond to needs
identified by their communities and demonstrate leadership within
the museum sector.
The Professional Development grant provides funding to eligible
Individual and Institutional Members as they undertake professional
and personal learning opportunities to increase the overall body of
knowledge of the Alberta museum community.
The Operational Staffing grant provides funding to eligible
Institutional Members to build capacity by contributing to the
wages of core museum staff.
The General Operations grant provides funding to eligible
Institutional Members to assist with operating costs associated
with running a museum including utilities, insurance, staffing, and
Login to your account to access Grant Writing Tools. Grant Forms
can be accessed through the Document Library or in the Members
For more information, please contact the Grants Program Lead.