Museum News

sep 10, 2020

Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know OMA 2nd COVID-19 Impact Survey Key Findings Coming Soon The OMA's 2nd COVID-19 Impact Survey collected data from 150 respondents between August 13 and September 4, 2020. We thank all for contributing to the Survey and for sharing their experiences. Here are a few preliminary findings: Respondents...

sep 03, 2020

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events Need to Know Emergency Funding Available: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Heritage Organizations – Museums Assistance Program One week left! Applications due Friday, September 11, 2020 For museums with annual expenses between $2,000 and $3,000,000. Read more HERE. Young Canada Works Graduate...

sep 01, 2020

Tuesday, September 1 Update In this eNews: Museums Assistance Program (MAP) - APPLY NOW OMA COVID-19 Survey - DEADLINE FRIDAY Minister Guilbeault in Arts Sector Townhall - September 1 Museums Assistance Program (MAP) Deadline Approaching! APPLY BY SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 From recent communications with MAP, the OMA wants members to be aware: Museums DO NOT have to be open currently No project is...

aoû 27, 2020

OMA Conference Update | Need to Know | OMA Resources External Resources | O MA Job Board OMA Conference Update Register now to attend the OMA's first virtual conference! Early Bird Rate Only Available Until September 23! Save $75 on the Member rate for the Full Conference Price! This year the Ontario Museum Association Conference is going virtual! With this new format comes new possibilities; the...

aoû 20, 2020

Need to Know OMA Professional Development Museums in the News Upcoming PD Opportunities More Upcoming PD Opportunities New Resources More Resources Need to Know OMA 2020 Annual Conference: Save the Dates! This year the Ontario Museum Association Conference is going virtual! With this new format comes new possibilities; the OMA is planning on taking advantage of all a virtual conference can offer...

aoû 18, 2020

Tuesday, August 18 Update 5 Items for Your Attention! Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) - EXTENSION Museums Assistance Program (MAP) - APPLY NOW Ontario Arts Council (OAC) Response Initiative - LAUNCHED Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Funding - APPLY NOW OMA COVID-19 Survey - SUBMIT TODAY Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) - Period 5 APPLICATIONS OPEN: AUGUST 17th, 2020 A reminder that...

aoû 13, 2020

Need to Know Provincial News | OMA Initiatives Out-of-Province News | Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know COVID-19 and Ontario Museums: 2nd Survey Ontario Museum Association 2nd Survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 for Ontario Museums We know that COVID-19 has created a challenging and unprecedented environment for Ontario's museum operations. Since the pandemic began, the OMA has been working to...

aoû 06, 2020

Thursday, August 6 Update Recovery Funding from Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Resilient Community Fund The Resilient Communities Fund is a one-time fund to support the non-profit sector recover and rebuild from the impacts emerging from COVID-19 so they can effectively meet the needs of communities across Ontario. OTF is investing in projects of eligible non-profit organizations to aid their...

aoû 06, 2020

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events Need to Know REMINDER: Museums Assistance Program (MAP) COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Heritage Organizations Deadline: September 1 Less than ONE MONTH left to apply for MAP COVID-19 Emergency Support Funding! The Museums Assistance Program (MAP) - COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Heritage...

jui 30, 2020

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News In the Media | What's On | Job Postings & Events Need to Know Ontario Moving Toronto and Peel Region into Stage 3 Friday, July 31 at 12:01 a.m. Additional businesses and public spaces will be reopening as the Ontario government allows the City of Toronto and Peel Region to move into Stage 3 of reopening the province on Friday, July 31 at 12:01 a.m...