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LATEST NEWS FROM AAAM
Sparks! Ignition Grants for Museums – FY15 Notice of Funding Opportunity is now online. December 1 deadline. Short application form. NO MATCH required!!!! The Sparks! Ignition Grants for Museums program is a special funding opportunity within the IMLS National Leadership Grants for Museums program. These small grants encourage museums to prototype and evaluate specific innovations
October 17, 2014
African American Episcopal Historical Collection
Travel reimbursement grants are available to individuals who would like to use the African American Episcopal Historical Collection (AAEHC) for research. Faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, independent researchers, and Episcopal clergy and laypersons are encouraged to apply. Funds may be used for transportation, meals, lodging, photocopying, and other research costs. Deadline: January 15, 2015. The AAEHC
October 16, 2014
Apply Now for Museums Connect International Partnership Grant Opportunity
The American Alliance of Museums is currently accepting proposals for the Museums Connect grant program. An initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs in conjunction with the Alliance, Museums Connect strengthens connections and cultural understanding between people in the United States and abroad through innovative projects facilitated by museums
October 15, 2014
Upcoming Webinars for IMLS funding opportunites!
The Institute of Museum and Library Services invites you to participate in pre-application webinars to learn more about our grant programs, ask questions, and listen to the questions and comments of other participants. More detailed information about funding opportunities associated with our upcoming December 1, 2014 application deadline are located in the grant applicants section
October 3, 2014
Major New African Museum Survey and Needs Assessment Now Available On-line
The first comprehensive continent-wide survey of African museums has just been completed and is now available on-line. The survey includes results of 99 museums from 32 countries. The findings of the study highlight and describe the prioritized needs of African museums and heritage institutions. The survey is available at: <http://achsp.matrix.msu.edu/report.pdf> The study was modeled on
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NEWS & UPDATES
2015 AAAM Annual Conference will be held on August 4-7, 2015 in Memphis, TN and hosted by the National Civil Rights Museum.
Watch the conference page for more information as it becomes available.