From time to time, the BC Museums Association administers funding programs on behalf of the Province of British Columbia. Recently, BCMA administered the BCMA Resilience Fund, BC Family Day Grants and the British Columbia | Canada 150: Celebrating B.C. Communities and their Contributions to Canada grant program.
BCMA also maintains a list of outside funding opportunities available to cultural heritage organizations.
The BCMA awards program was established in the 1970s to recognize individuals, institutions and companies who have made a significant or unique contribution to BC’s museums, art galleries and heritage community. The BCMA Awards for Outstanding Achievement serves to recognize contributions made in the following categories:
To see a history of the awards, see our Awards History page.
The Bursaries Program for the BC Museums Association includes two bursaries that may be awarded annually: