Innovation Award Nomination Form

Please use this form to nomiate a person, persons, or institution for a BCMA Award.  You will be asked to provide information by entering text and may upload supporting documents using the upload file input.

All required fields are marked with an * asterisk 

Please Note: 

  • You may not be able to save your work and return to this form.  We recommend that you complete the information on a separate word processing program and then paste your responses into this form.
  • You may submit more than one nomination using this form (refresh the page to clear the form, or return to the BCMA Awards page to nominate in a different category).

Please direct questions by email to bcma@museumsassn.bc.ca or by phone at 250-356-5700.

Submission Information

At the heart of our museum community are people who are actively pushing boundaries, challenging conventions, and exemplifying innovative ways of thinking, seeing, and doing. This new award recognizes individuals in the BC museum community whose work is driven by innovation and creativity. Nominees are welcome from any and all aspect of museum operations, from collections, programs and exhibitions to finance, marketing and administration—or anything in between.

This award is kindly being sponsored for the next three years by NGX Interactive.

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Please enter your name:*

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Please enter your email (your email will only be used if the awards committee has questions about your submission):*

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Please enter the name of the person, persons, or institution you are nominating:*

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Please enter your nominee's email (to be used for contact relating specifically to this nomination only)

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Please indicate the general category of museum operations in which the nominee works - i.e. collections, programs, exhibits, finance, marketing, partnerships, etc.*

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Provide a Summary that describes the individual or organization you are nominating, and your relationship to them. (100 words or less)*

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Provide an Overview of the nominee's activities and achievements, with specific attention to what makes it innovative and/or creative. (350 words or less)*

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Elaborate specifically on one or two examples of how your nominee exemplifies any of the following values: Innovation, Creativity. (i.e. their role in the development of ideas, products, or solutions that are perceived both as (a) unique and novel, and (b) relevant and useful). (300 words or less)*

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Describe the impact of your nominee's activities/achievements. (300 words or less. Bullet points are ok)*

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Provide external commentary and validation of the nominee's contribution from partners, audience, or community (media references, social media mentions, letters, comment cards). PLEASE NOTE: Formal letter(s) of recommendation are encouraged, but not required. Use this space for text, pasting full hyperlinks to other websites if needed. If uploading files, please use the upload area below.

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