Apply to the Museum Assessment Program

The Next Deadline: TBD (Pending IMLS decision).

Would you like to be notified by email when further MAP information becomes available? Send your contact information to and we will add you to our notification list.

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

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