News and announcements

Lockdown Update

January 14, 2021

CMA brief to House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage

December 16, 2020

Celebrating our 2020 CMA Award winners

December 14, 2020

New toolkit created to support promotion of GLAM benefits

December 8, 2020

Call for proposals for CMA 2021 National Conference

December 4, 2020

Join the YCW Peer Review Committee

December 2, 2020

Young Canada Works program open for applications for 2021-22

December 2, 2020

Registration open for our online event: Foundation and Future and the CMA Special General Meeting on bylaws

November 27, 2020

Winner of the 2020 Governor General's History Award for Excellence in Museums: History Alive! announced

November 23, 2020

ICOM Canada International Achievement Award — deadline for nominations extended

November 19, 2020

Mark your calendars for CMA’s virtual event, Foundation and Future on Dec. 4, 2020 at 12 noon ET

November 17, 2020

Upcoming CMA event on December 4

November 6, 2020

Fellows nominations

November 6, 2020

Notice of a Special General Meeting

November 3, 2020

Revamped annual awards from the Canadian Museums Association celebrate excellence in the museum community

October 5, 2020

Statement from the Canadian Museums Association on the Speech from the Throne

September 23, 2020

Survey of heritage institutions by Department of Canadian Heritage

September 21, 2020

Canadian Museums Association calls for Speech from the Throne to include commitment to update national museum policy

September 17, 2020

CMA submission for September 3, 2020 roundtable organized by the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage

September 3, 2020

Now accepting applications for Young Canada Works graduate internship program

Join the YCW Peer Review Committee

September 1, 2020

COVID-19 emergency funding deadline extended

August 24, 2020

Letter to the editor

August 12, 2020

Supplemental funding for Young Canada Works program

August 11, 2020

Submission to Finance Committee in advance of Federal Budget 2021

August 7, 2020

UPDATE: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Heritage Organizations

July 21, 2020

Canadian Museums Association 2020 awards honour museum professionals

July 20, 2020

Canadian Museums Association launches new strategic plan

July 16, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund: Implementation of Phase 2

June 18, 2020

Statement from the Canadian Museums Association

June 4, 2020

National Conference cancellation

May 19, 2020

Museums and libraries contribute billions to Canadian economy and societal well-being: Study

May 15, 2020

Update: $53 million in emergency funding for museums and heritage organizations

May 8, 2020

Culture and heritage groups seek targeted COVID-19 support

April 22, 2020

$500M in emergency support announced for culture, heritage and sports

April 17, 2020

Museums Together virtual conference remarks and video available

April 16, 2020

CMA Museum Community Survey: Share your views, help shape our work

April 14, 2020

Join us online: Museums Together virtual conference, April 16, 2020

April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Wage subsidy update

April 8, 2020

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan and museums

March 31, 2020

Advocacy update — COVID-19

March 19, 2020

COVID-19: Conference update

March 17, 2020

Canadian Museums Association seeking support for the museum sector during COVID-19 response.

March 16, 2020

Museums and COVID-19

March 13, 2020

Mandate letter to Heritage Minister confirms review of national museum policy

December 13, 2019

Canadian Museums Association asks Prime Minister to fulfill promise to update National Museum Policy

November 26, 2019

Political parties and museums

October 17, 2019 

Museums association write party leaders, insist on prioritizing the sector

October 8, 2019

Notice of appointment: Reconciliation Museologist, SM Leduc   

July 23, 2019

Notice of appointment  

June 14, 2019

The CMA applauds recommendations on cultural diplomacy

June 12, 2019

Response to federal budget
“Investing in the middle class — Budget 2019”

March 19, 2019

Appointment of Dr. Vanda Vitali as new CMA Executive Director

February 6, 2019

McAvity Appointed CMA Director Emeritus

February 4, 2019