Conference Awards FAQ
(Frequently Ask Questions)
The Purpose of NCMC Awards
Professional and Service Awards recognize excellence in the museum profession, honor contributions made to museums, encourage students to pursue museum careers, and stimulate seasoned professionals to continue outstanding work. Multi-Media Awards recognize the broad range of creative efforts used to promote NC institutions, their exhibits, and their programs.
Who is eligible for an NCMC Professional and Service Award?
Everyone in the museum community! From administrators and exhibit designers to registrars and volunteers -- anyone associated with museums, historic sites, science centers, archives and related facilities in North Carolina is eligible.
Who can Nominate someone for a Professional or Service Award?
Because recognition by NCMC and receipt of an NCMC award is a benefit of membership, nominations for professional or service awards will be accepted only from NCMC institutional members. You can find out about your current institutional membership status by contacting NCMC membership chair. If you are not a memeber or need to renew please visit the membership page.
Please see Award Nominations page for more detailed information
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