Awards of Excellence

Awards of Excellence Nominations are Now Open!

Nomination Deadline: Friday, June 18, 2021


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


  • Community Engagement
  • Exhibitions
  • Programs
  • Publications
  • Special Projects


  • Distinguished Career
  • Promising Leadership
  • Volunteer Service


Download the Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Prepare your Nomination


Submit your Nomination

Submit a Letter of Critical Review


Questions? Email

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