Senate House State Historic Site in Kingston, Ulster County, NY, is one of 56 institutions in the United States selected to participate in the Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) program. [Read more…] about Senate House Museum Selected For Collections Care Program
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The Institute of Museum and Library Services has announced “IMLS 250: All Stories. All People. All Places,” a new initiative to engage the nation’s libraries, museums, and archives as they commemorate the 250th anniversary of America’s founding. [Read more…] about America’s 250th & The Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Institute of Museum and Library Services has announced that The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, NY, and the Children’s Museum of Manhattan are among 30 finalists for the 2022 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. The two institutions are the only ones in New York to be selected as a finalist for this award. [Read more…] about 2 NYS Museums Named As Finalists For National Medal
On November 12, 2014, at the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, a federal grants workshop for arts and culture organizations was held through the auspices of Senator Kirsten Gillibrand.
The half-day workshop was held to familiarize organizations with the funding opportunities available through the federal government. [Read more…] about A Report From The Federal Grants Workshop
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has awarded grants for 211 museum projects totaling over $25M through its Museums for America and National Leadership Grants for Museums programs.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services grants are the primary source of federal support for the nations’ 123,000 libraries and 35,000 museums.
Over fifty grants were awarded to institutions in the mid-Atlantic region. Thirty-two institutions in New York State received grants, including: [Read more…] about Museum and Library Services Grants Awarded In NYS