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.
Conference 2019 - Registration
Registration is now open for the AMA's 2019 Conference, As a
Whole: Well-being, Health, and Museums, at the Chateau Lacombe
Hotel in Edmonton from September 19 - 21.
RMP Materials Now Available
The full suite of Recognized Museum Program (RMP) materials are
now available! Remember - Institutional Profiles are due May
Conference 2019 Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities
The Alberta Museums Association Annual Conference will take
place from September 19 - 21, 2019 at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel in
Edmonton. Click the link below for more information about Trade
Show and Partnership Opportunities!
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
Public Programs (CMS 19 - 07)
Public programming is the service a museum provides to the public to help interpret their collections from the visitor’s point of view.
Exhibits (CMS 19 - 08)
This course provides an overview of the role and importance of exhibits in museums and introduces the concepts involved in planning, fabricating, and evaluating exhibits.