Awards of Excellence

Awards of Excellence Nominations have now closed.

Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination. Nominators will be contacted directly to confirm receipt of their nominations.


The OMA Awards of Excellence are designed to:

  • recognize outstanding contributions to the Ontario museum community, with emphasis on innovation;
  • advance the museum profession in Ontario;
  • encourage high standards of excellence in the museum field.


Award Categories:

Projects Individuals
  • Community Engagement
  • Distinguished Career
  • Exhibitions
  • Promising Leadership
  • Programs
  • Volunteer Service
  • Publications


  • Special Projects



Download the Call for Nominations: 


Submit your Nomination:



Submit a Letter of Critical Review: 



Need some inspiration? Click Here to read about recipients from previous years.


Questions about the Awards of Excellence Program? Email