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BCMA 2022 Professional Development Bursaries

BCMA Emergency Response & Recovery Fund

Your donations help to safeguard BC’s heritage collections during emergencies

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Family Day 2022 Activity Grants

The Province of British Columbia is partnering with BCMA for the fourth consecutive year, to provide one-time grants to support local museums, art galleries, cultural institutions and First Nations communities in coordinating family-based, admission-free community activities.

Deadline: February 4, 2022

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Not just for museums

We embrace a broad and inclusive definition of museums as institutions created in the public interest that engage visitors, foster deeper understanding and promote the enjoyment and sharing of authentic cultural and natural heritage.

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IBPOC Museum Professionals Network

Responding to the immediate needs identified by racially marginalized museum workers, the IBPOC Network hopes to provide targeted support for IBPOC and equity-seeking members of our community through workshops, webinars, networking, and resource development.

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