The BC Museums Association administers and supports, when available, grant programs on behalf of the Province of British Columbia. To mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, the Government of British Columbia launched a one-time funding program. The British Columbia Museums Association currently administers the program, with support from Heritage BC, on behalf of the Province. Information about this investment is below.
To mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, the Government of British Columbia launched a one-time funding program to create legacies in B.C.’s communities by investing $7.6 million in museums and heritage sites throughout the province.
British Columbia | Canada 150: Celebrating B.C. Communities and their Contributions to Canada is designed to honour the province’s unique and diverse histories, culture and heritage. This program offered one-time grants of up to $100,000 for legacy projects that:
The grant award recipients were announced on Sunday, April 2, 2017. We are no longer accepting applications for this grant program.
For a list of successful grant recipients, click here.
To read the joint BCMA and Government of British Columbia News Release from April 2, 2017, click here.
For questions or additional information, please contact Anissa Paulsen, the BC Museums Association’s Program Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-356-5700.
To see a list of other grant opportunities that may be applicable to your organization, please click here.