The AMA Grants Program provides funds to qualifying Individual
and Institutional Members through the financial support of the
Members must be in good standing by the grant deadline to be
eligible for funding. As all new members must be ratified by the
AMA Board of Directors, a process that takes a month, please apply for
membership with adequate time to ensure you are a full member
and eligible for grant application before the appropriate
Please Note: The 2020 - 2021 Grant Season is now
Grants Program Changes for 2021 - 2022
The AMA has adjusted the Grants Program for the 2021 -
2022 granting year to better support the membership as we continue
to navigate these uncertain times.
For the 2021 - 2022 granting year, the revised Grant Run deadlines
are as follows:
||Draft Review Deadline
||June 11, 2021
||July 2, 2021
||September 10, 2021
||October 1, 2021
||January 11, 2022
||February 1, 2022
In addition, changes to the Professional Development
Grant have been made to reflect the uncertainty caused by
COVID-19 public health restrictions and to ensure the funds
available have an immediate impact for as many members of the
sector as possible.
For more information, please see our
2021 - 2022 Grants Program Categories:
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 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.
Grant Listings and your Grant information is located in the
Members Only Section.
For more information about the Grants Program, please contact email@example.com.