Grants Program

The AMA Grants Program provides funds to qualifying Individual and Institutional Members through the financial support of the lottery-funded Alberta Historical Resources Foundation.

The 2019 - 2020 Grant Season is now open.

All applications can be made through the Members Only section.

Grants Program categories:


The Institutional grant  provides funding to eligible Institutional Members to complete projects in the following sections:  Museums and Society, Governance and Operations, 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.

Professional Development 

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.

Operational Staffing

The Operational Staffing grant provides funding to eligible Institutional Members to build capacity by contributing to the wages of core museum staff. 


Grant Listings and your Grant information is located in the Members Only Section. 


For more information on Grants, please contact the Grants Program Lead at

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