Museum News

Aug 04, 2022

Need to Know | Sector News | At the OMA #OMAConf2022 | OMA's 50th Anniversary In the Media | What's On | Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Ontario extends COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit Ontario is extending the COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit until March 31, 2023 . On April 29, 2021, the Ontario Government amended the Employment Standards Act, 2000 ( ESA ) to require...

Jul 28, 2022

OMA's 50th Anniversary | Need to Know OMA Resources | External Resources | O MA Job Board #OMAConf2022 | In the Media OMA's 50th Anniversary A Celebration of OMA's 50th Anniversary 2022 is the Ontario Museum Association’s 50th Anniversary! We are celebrating 50 years of advancing a strong museum sector for Ontario with staff and volunteers from the province’s 700 museums, galleries, and heritage...

Jul 21, 2022

Need to Know OMA Professional Development | Other PD Opportunities #OMAConf2022 | OMA's 50th Anniversary In the Media Need to Know Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations Don’t wait! There are only 13 days left to apply. Applicants are encouraged to apply early as funds are limited - 75% of Recovery Funds have already been allocated With your documents ready, the application should take about 30...

Jul 18, 2022

July 18, 2022 Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations Submit Now! Deadline: August 2, 2022 Applicants are encouraged to apply early as funds are limited With your documents ready, the application should take about 30 minutes Funds expected to flow in late summer, early Fall On June 27, 2022, the Department of Canadian Heritage was pleased to announce the Canada Arts and Culture Recovery Program...

Jul 14, 2022

Need to Know | Provincial News OMA Initiatives | #OMAConf2022 | Out-of-Province News Upcoming OMA Dates Need to Know Canadian Heritage Update On the Heritage Recovery Fund Submit now! Deadline August 2, 2022 Applicants are encouraged to apply early as funds are limited. Funds expected to flow in late summer, early Fall. The Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations is this year’s 2022-23 available...

Jul 07, 2022

Need to Know | At the OMA | Sector News | PD Opportunities #OMAConf2022 | What's On | In the Media Jobs Postings & Events Need to Know Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations: Now Accepting Applications Deadline: August 2, 2022 On June 27, 2022, the Department of Canadian Heritage was pleased to announce the Canada Arts and Culture Recovery Program (CACRP) which continues the Department’s...

Jun 30, 2022

Need to Know | Deadline Digest | Sector News PD Opportunities | #OMAConf2022 | In the Media | What's On Jobs Postings & Events We can't believe we're half-way through 2022! We thank all of our members and partners for their support! With many scheduled activities and a return to in-person events and fundraisers across Ontario museums, galleries and historic sites, we wish everyone a safe and...

Jun 24, 2022

June 24, 2022 Ontario Premier's New Cabinet Premier Doug Ford unveils new 30-person cabinet Ontario Premier Doug Ford has unveiled his new Executive Committee for the 43rd Parliament of Ontario. Read the complete news release HERE . Neil Lumsden new Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport First-time elected MPP, Neil Lumsden, will serve as Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport. He was elected to...

Jun 23, 2022

Need to Know | Supporting Digital Transformation | At the OMA #OMACONF2022 | External Resources In the Media | OMA Job Board Need to Know Ontario Trillium Foundation Capital grant Deadline August 3, 2022 Capital grants provide funding over one year (min. $10,000 to max. $150,000) to help organizations respond to the capital needs of Ontario’s communities by improving the infrastructure Ontarians...

Jun 20, 2022

June 20, 2022 #OMAConf2022 Conference Proposal Coaching Session Presented by: The Ontario Museum Association and The Group of Ontario Emerging Museum Professionals Free - Zoom meeting Wednesday, June 22, 2022 7:30pm - 8:30pm ET Speakers: Heather Montgomery (OMA Conference Program Committee), Madeline Smolarz (past-chair, GOEMP Committee) Are you thinking about submitting a session proposal for...