Scholarship Opportunities 2023

VAM Conference Scholarships

VAM Professionals Scholarships

Helps to fund registration costs for VAM members and students who would otherwise be unable to attend the annual conference. These scholarships cover 100% of conference registration (does not include evening events, additional tickets or hotel). All awards are made through a competitive process, and are based primarily on demonstrated financial need.

Applicants for this scholarship should fall into one of the following categories: 

  • A current member of VAM
  • A museum studies student
  • A new museum professional

Volunteer Opportunities 

Volunteers are imperative to the success of VAM's annual conference. Volunteer opportunities are open to all interested in helping. Volunteers are needed to assist with registration, evening events, sessions and more.  Please fill out the below application to apply to be a volunteer and receive the discounted rate of $75. Volunteers will be expected to work 6-7 hours of volunteer shifts. Selected applicants will be contacted via email. If you have questions, contact

Applications are now closed for 2023.