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Top Ten Model Museum/Cultural Center

2020 Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums

Top Ten Model Museum/Cultural Centers were selected by a national review panel to serve as a case study and inspiration for other Native communities seeking to build impactful museums and cultural centers, now and in the future.

Technology Media Award

2019 Oklahoma Museums Association

The Oklahoma Museums Association awards program honors the excellence and quality of projects in the categories of conservation, exhibits, promotional pieces, publications, outreach or education programs, and technology media accomplished by members throughout the state. Also, the program recognizes individuals and groups whose contributions have impacted Oklahoma museums and the museum profession.

Exhibit Award

2018 Oklahoma Museums Association

The Oklahoma Museums Association awards program honors the excellence and quality of projects in the categories of conservation, exhibits, promotional pieces, publications, outreach or education programs, and technology media accomplished by members throughout the state. Also, the program recognizes individuals and groups whose contributions have impacted Oklahoma museums and the museum profession.

Museum Institutional Excellence Award

2018 Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums

The Museum Institutional Excellence Award recognizes indigenous museums and museum services that demonstrate significant commitment to the care, preservation, interpretation, and presentation of material cultural heritage. Award recipients must have demonstrated innovative and effective collections care methods; originality and quality of programming (including exhibitions, education and outreach, events, and publications); and/or successful collaboration with other heritage organizations.

Technology Media Award

2018 Oklahoma Museums Association

The Oklahoma Museums Association awards program honors the excellence and quality of projects in the categories of conservation, exhibits, promotional pieces, publications, outreach or education programs, and technology media accomplished by members throughout the state. Also, the program recognizes individuals and groups whose contributions have impacted Oklahoma museums and the museum profession.

Archives Institutional Excellence Award

2013 Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums

The Archives Institutional Excellence Award recognizes indigenous archives that demonstrate a significant commitment to the preservation and use of documentary heritage. Award recipients are evaluated on their effectiveness in improving the documentary record through identifying and ensuring the preservation of records relating to tribal communities and topics; demonstrating success in raising public awareness of the importance of improving documentation; using innovative approaches to identifying and acquiring the records of tribal communities/topics; or using effective and appropriate approaches to making records available to a broader public audience.

Cultural Heritage Stewardship Award

2013 Oklahoma Cultural Heritage Trust

Models of Archival Administration Program

2006 Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board

Awarded to archival repositories that have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to ensuring that the state’s documentary heritage is preserved for future generations. Each repository earns the distinction of “Model Archival Repository” by participating in a rigorous 18-month program, sponsored by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.