There are two MAP application deadlines each year: July 1 and December 1.  (The deadlines are postmark dates.)

The deadline you select determines the schedule for your assessment.

To Apply to the Museum Assessment Program:

  1. Confirm your museum is eligible to participate in MAP
  2. Review MAP costsprocess and schedule and ensure your museum has the time, resources, capacity, and buy-in to undertake an assessment
  3. Choose your Assessment Type
  4. Download and complete the Application Form. (Please use the form associated with the deadline you choose and take note of when applications are accepted.)

      5.   Submit the application to or the address below.  You will be 
            notified of acceptance approximately one month after the deadline.