IMLS Grant for Museum Staff

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) encourages applicants to invest in the professional development of museum staff, volunteers, and interns to enhance their skills and ensure the highest standards in all aspects of museum operations.

Museums by Type

Types of Museums

According to the IMLS there are approximately 35,000 museums in the USA, the largest category of museum by “type” is Historical Societies, Historic Preservation, and Historic Houses and Sites.