Awards of Excellence 2018: Call for Nominations (Now Closed)


Congratulations to our 2017 Awards winners!

Awards of Excellence 2018 Prix d'excellence

Nominations have now closed.

We would like to thank all those who submitted their nominations. Nominators will soon be contacted. The OMA Awards of Excellence will be presented at the 2018 Conference, we look forward to seeing you there!


Click HERE for the Nominations Guidelines [PDF]




Nominate yourself or someone else by the deadline: Friday, May 25, 2018

 in one of the following categories:

  • Excellence in Exhibitions
  • Excellence in Programs
  • Excellence in Community Engagement
  • Excellence in Publications
  • Excellence in Special Projects
  • Distinguished Career Award of Excellence
  • Promising Leadership Award of Excellence
  • Volunteer Service Award of Excellence


OMA Awards of Excellence Moose statue by artist Charles Pachter


Download the OMA 2018 Awards of Excellence Poster for your staff room.



Big museums, small museums, senior professionals, emerging professionals, board members, volunteers... We want to hear from all of you!


Learn more about the 2017 OMA Awards of Excellence recipients HERE.

Each recipient receives a special OMA certificate, a beautiful sculpture by artist Charles Pachter, as well as our unique award of excellence badge for your website.

If you have questions about the program or your nomination, please contact Bep Schippers, Professional Development Program Manager, at