The Diversity Committee (DivCom) and the American Alliance of Museums are committed to cultivating and developing diverse leaders in the field by providing financial assistance to attend the Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo. These fellowships provide access to professional development, networking and mentorship opportunities. Fellows have the opportunity to increase their knowledge of the field, meet with mentors for career advancement and learn about volunteer and leadership opportunities within the Alliance and networks such as DivCom to give back to the field.
Fellowships will provide a travel stipend, complimentary conference registration and event tickets. Eligibility requirements and the application process are now available online at: http://aam-us.org/events/annual-meeting/register/fellowships.
A panel of reviewers representing the leadership from the Professional Networks (including DivCom) and Emerging Museum Professionals will oversee the selection process. Fellowship Application Deadline: Friday, February 15, 2013.