IMLS Seeking Applicants for 2013 Museum Grants

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is accepting applications for its Museums for America (MFA) and National Leadership Grants for Museums (NLG-M) programs. The two grant programs together are the largest source of federal funding specifically for museums in the United States. The application deadline is January 15, 2013.

MFA and NLG-M programs will support projects that do the following:

  • Place the learner at the center and create engaging experiences in museums that prepare people to be full participants in their local communities and global society.
  • Promote museums as strong community anchors that enhance civic engagement, cultural opportunities, and economic vitality.
  • Support exemplary stewardship of museum collections and promote the use of technology to facilitate discovery of knowledge and cultural heritage.

For more information on how to apply, please visit:

Museums for America: Program Guidelines and IMLS Contacts on the IMLS website

National Leadership Grants for Museums: Program Guidelines and IMLS Contacts on the IMLS website

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