AAAM Opportunities

2019 AACHAF National Grant Program Invites Letters of Intent

The African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund is supporting and empowering grassroots and diverse communities to tell our nation’s full history. The Letter of Intent submission process is officially open for 2019 Action Fund grants. Letters of Intent are due on January 15, 2019, and awards will be made in July 2019.  Click here to learn more…

NEH Black Book Interactive Project

The Black Book Interactive Project is an NEH-funded collaborative research project seeking to increase the number of black-authored texts in the study of digital humanities. By generating a metadata schema that accounts for race and race-related issues, we will correct the digital divide in black-authored texts. Application Deadline is January 15, 2019Click here to learn more…

 

New Course: The History, Presence, and Possibility of Black  Museums

Enrollment is now open for the Smithsonian Institution’s new online course, The History, Presence, and Possibility of Black Museums. The course will be offered online through the Harvard extension program for continuing education beginning January 30 – March 9, 2019. The last day to register without a late fee is Jan. 27, 2019.   Click here to learn more…

Explore Museum Careers with a Paid Internship or Fellowship

As part of the Robert Frederick Smith Fund Internship and Fellowship Program, the National Museum of African American History and Culture will select and provide funding for interns who will receive training on how to identify, document, curate, and digitize artifacts reflecting African American History. These opportunities will be located onsite at NMAAHC and offsite at select African American museums, art galleries, cultural institutions, and museums of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Application deadline is February 15, 2019.  Click here to learn more…

NOW ACCEPTING #AAAM2019 Conference Session Proposals!

 The conference theme, Roots of Revolution: Reaching Back | Pushing Forward, signifies a chance to usefully look to our shared past to inform and empower the crafting of our futures amid challenging times.


Click Here to submit your 2019 Session Proposal online