Partner Awards

Each year the CMA supports awards in partnership with other organizations.

Nomination deadline: Varies, so please check each award.

Each partner award has specific criteria. To learn more, please visit the awards pages below.

Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Museums: History Alive!

The Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Museums: History Alive! is a partnership between the Canadian Museums Association and Canada's History Society.

ICOM Canada's International Achievement Award

ICOM Canada's International Achievement Award honours a Canadian museum professional who has demonstrated and promoted excellence in Canadian museology on an international scale. 

RBC Foundation Museum Mentorship

The RBC Foundation Museum Mentorship program aims to provide quality, mentored learning experiences for emerging museum professionals.

Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers

The Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers recognizes the exceptional volunteer achievements of Canadians from across the country and celebrates a wide range of voluntary contributions.

Museum Volunteer Award

The Museum Volunteer Award recognizes individuals or groups who generously volunteer their time and commitment to a museum or related heritage institution and who have made a sustaining impact. This award is a collaboration between the CMA and the Canadian Federation of Friends of Museums (CFFM).

Awards FAQs

Visit this page to get answers to frequently asked questions about awards.

Contact

awards@museums.ca
613-567-0099 x 222 
Or fax 613-233-5438