Deadline Extended to Apply to Be a Recognized Museum Program
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) is currently seeking
Individual Members to serve on upcoming Recognized Museum Program
Review Panels. The deadline for applications has been extended to
Tuesday, October 22, 2019.
Advocating for Canada's Museums
As the 2019 federal election approaches, the Alberta Museums
Association (AMA) has joined with national, provincial, and
territorial museums associations to work together on advocacy
efforts in support of our members and the museum community as a
This week, we sent joint letters to the federal political party
leaders, highlighting the importance of investing in museums and
seeking the parties' positions on critical questions for the museum
Employment Opportunity with the AMA
The AMA is excited to offer a full-time, one-year term position
as a Program Lead for an organized, enthusiastic, and
detail-oriented person interested in the museum sector. Please note
that this position is a maternity leave replacement.
Call for Submissions for Fall 2019 INFOrm
The Fall 2019 issue of INFOrm will explore the
experiences, challenges, and successes of museums at all stages of
organizational life in their ongoing journey to sustainability.
Click the button below to learn more.
Call for Submissions
New Program Announcement: Mentorship Program
The AMA is pleased to announce the launch of our new
Mentorship Program! The formalized Mentorship Program
will match Emerging and Mid-Career museum professionals with their
Established and Senior Level peers. For more information, click the
Grants Program - Submission Dates, New Draft Review
Process, and Call for Jurors
As part of the Grants Program offerings, a member of the Grants
Team will review drafts of Grant Applications and provide comments,
clarifications, and explanations prior to the Grants deadline. As
of July 2019, the Draft Review submission process has changed; for
more information, including submission deadlines, click the link
The AMA is seeking Individual Members to serve on the Grants
Juries for the 2019 / 2020 fiscal year.
AMA Transitioning to New Phone System
The AMA has recently switched to a new phone system. Individual
phone extensions have been replaced with a staff directory
available through the main phone line.
RMP Materials Now Available
The full suite of Recognized Museum Program (RMP) materials are
Taking Action Against Climate Change
The Alberta Museums Association (AMA) in partnership with the
Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice and Shadow Light
Productions, is excited to announce the launch a new video series -
Taking Action Against Climate Change.
See the videos