Monday, November 23, 2015
Posted by: Heather Widener
Call for Student Proposals
Focus on the Future: Student Research in the Museum Field
A new addition to our 2016 VAM Annual Conference, to be held in Williamsburg, Virginia, our student research session will be held the afternoon of Monday, March 14, 2016. Developed in partnership with the Association of Academic Museums & Galleries, the 2016 student research session will showcase selected museum-based student projects and research, as well as offer a way for students to connect with experienced museum professionals and other students to gain new insight, share ideas, and network.Selected students will receive a scholarship to attend the full VAM conference from March 12 - 15, 2016.
We have over 2,000 members, including individuals, businesses, and member organizations, ranging from historic houses to botanical gardens, aquariums, zoos, children’s museums, historical societies, art museums and galleries, battlefields, military museums, and more.