AAAM has a new address! Unless otherwise indicated, please contact us at the following address:

Association of African American Museums
P.O. Box 23698
Washington, DC 20026


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: <> The study was modeled on

October 2, 2014

Job Opening at Lincoln University

Nominations and applications are invited for Assistant Professor, Art History, Department of Visual and Performing Arts. This is a full-time, tenure-track faculty position offered at the rank of Assistant Professor. Start date: January 2015. The Visual Arts program seeks a committed educator to join the faculty in a time of significant opportunity. A unique feature

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The 2015 AAAM Annual Conference will be held in Memphis, TN and hosted by the National Civil Rights Museum.

Watch the conference page for all the details as more information becomes available.


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