SaskCulture Museum Grant Program Open for Applications: Application Deadline: November 30, 2018
MGP provides operational funding to help foster strong, vibrant, community-based Saskatchewan museums that are valued and supported by society. This funding enables museums to focus on excellence in their programs and operations and to contribute to the understanding of the world and our place in it – our past, our present, and our future. Learn more and apply online here…
If you have questions about SaskCulture’s Museum Grant Program, please contact the Museum Grant Program Consultants:Catherine Folstad: (306) 780-9431; Angie Sawatzky: (306) 780-9812; Toll free: 1-866-476-6830 firstname.lastname@example.org
Introduction to Art Handling and Storage – Date changed to October 20, 2018 – Saskatoon
This one-day course is designed to introduce gallery staff and volunteers to best practices in handling and displaying artwork, ensuring that artwork is stored safely and accessibly, conservation considerations in art exhibitions, and more. $60 (Members), $80 (Non-Members), $40 (Students) Click here for more information.
Museums 101 – October 26 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Room 201, SaskSport Admin Centre, 510 Cynthia St
$60 (Members), $80 (Non-Members), $40 (Students)
This course will increase your familiarity with Standards for Saskatchewan Museums, focusing on applying the standards to your museum. It will also examine the relationship between your institution standards, and public trust, and introduce the provincial, national, and international context of museum practice.
SaskCollections Phase 6: Call for Applications
This fall/winter 2018 MAS is continuing to expand its SaskCollections Project and want you to join! They are looking for 5 new museums to join the movement! Find out more and sign up here. Deadline for applications is October 31, 2018
2019-2020 Museums Assistance Program-Materials Now Available
The 2019-2020 Guidelines and application materials for the Museums Assistance Program November 1, 2018 application deadline are now available. Please note that there is separate Guidelines document under each component heading. Anyone interested in receiving application materials may contact Kate Johnson directly:
Senior Program Advisor
Museums Assistance Program and Canada Cultural Spaces Fund
Prairies and Northern Region
Department of Canadian Heritage, Government of Canada
1975 Scarth Street, 4th Floor, Regina SK S4P 2H1
Telephone 306-201-5423 (NEW)
Standards for Saskatchewan Museums
If you would like to become familiar with Standards for Saskatchewan Museums, click here.