Have you visited or been part of a groundbreaking exhibition in Washington this year?
Last year’s winners include:
Northwest Nikkei Museum at the Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Washington, Unsettled—Resettled: Seattle’s Hunt Hotel
Skagit County Historical Museum, In the Valley of Mystic Light
Whatcom Museum, People of the Sea and Cedar: A Journey Through the Tribal Cultures and History of the Northwest Coast
2018 Awards of Individual Excellence
Jerry Kayser of Kayser’s Chapel & Crematory, The Art of the Undertaker
2018 Awards of Publication Excellence
Shafer Historical Museum, Lost Homeland: The Methow Tribe and the Columbia Reservation
Museum of Flight, For Future Generations – A History of the Museum of Flight
WaMA Scholarships Applications Due Soon
Don’t miss the chance to sharpen your skills, meet other museum professionals and gain valuable insights into your museum career. WaMA is delighted to offer scholarships to students and emerging professionals to attend our annual conference. Here’s what two recent scholarship attendees had to say about the conference.
“(T)he WaMA sessions I attended and the people I spoke to all seemed alive with action. The love these museums had for the communities that called them a second home was palpable and not taken lightly.”
“I was blown away by the generosity of WaMA members with their expertise and resources.”
Application Deadline February 15, 2019