Update October 2013: Revision to the Constitution of the Middle Atlantic Planetarium Society
The amendment to the constitution was passed with unanimous vote adding 501(c)(6) to the constitution. Continue reading
The Middle Atlantic Planetarium Society is offering an Education Research Grant to financially support planetarians in conducting research on the use and impact of planetariums in education.
Who can apply: Any current MAPS member. Each member can only apply for one grant per grant cycle.
Application deadline: Rolling (Opens January 1st continues till funds exhausted or year-end)
Award dates: Notifications will be made privately to applicants within 6 weeks of submission and will be announced publically on the MAPS website.
Grant time period: 1 year from your notification; an additional 6 month extension can be requested in writing if needed.
Budget: Grant awards up to $2,500.00 and must follow these guidelines:
The society by-laws, voted on and passed by the membership, are now available for viewing.
Dear MAPS Members:
In the fall, 2011, The Strategic Planning Committee and the Constitution Review Committee recommended the following changes. This is being sent as a reminder that these issues will be placed on the ballot with Board of Directors elections in January of 2012. Continue reading
Proposed Amendment to By-Laws was approved by a unanimous vote by membership during the 2011 election cycle (source P. Krupinski, Audit Committee Chair).