Scholarships

TAM is proud to offer the following scholarships for members to attend the Texas Association of Museums 2020 Annual Meeting. Providing scholarships is critical to TAM fulfilling our mission to strengthen Texas museums. Donate to the various scholarship funds today by clicking HERE.

The Glenda Morgan Scholarship Fund

For nearly 40 years the Glenda Morgan Scholarship Fund has been used to underwrite educational training costs for Texas museum professionals. The “complete package” registration scholarship is valued at $450. Interested applicants must hold a current individual TAM membership to be eligible.


The Sage Scholarship

In honor of Sandy Sage's 15 years of service to TAM, last year we established a "complete package" registration scholarship to TAM Annual Meeting in her name. The Sage Scholarship is directed to established museum professionals with 15+ years in the field. The “complete package” registration scholarship is valued at $450. Interested applicants must hold a current individual TAM membership to be eligible.


TAM Affinity Groups

Affinity Groups are small-group networks within TAM that bring members together around shared interests. Active Affinity Groups are offering scholarships to TAM 2021. Applicants must apply through the Affinity Group. For contacts, visit page at button below.

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Collection Managers Committee (CMC)

(CMC) is offering one scholarship registration (level randomly selected).


TAM IDEA (Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, Access)

(Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, Access) is offering one scholarship registration (level randomly selected).


Art Affinity Group (AAG)

(AAG) is offering one scholarship registration (level randomly selected).


Texas Association of Museums Educators’ Committee (TAMEC)

(TAMEC) is offering one scholarship registration (level randomly selected).


Museum Emerging Leaders of Texas (MELT)

(MELT) is offering one scholarship registration (level randomly selected).


TO APPLY TO TAM SCHOLARSHIPS

By applying, candidates are submitted to receive registration to either Level 1 or Level 2 registration to TAM 2021. All scholarship recipients will also receive an annual individual membership with TAM. Recipients will be responsible for their travel, lodging, and incidental costs. Previous recipients are not eligible. Following the Annual Meeting scholarship recipients will be asked to fulfill specific requests such as writing a blog about their experience or evaluating their sessions. A total of X scholarships will be awarded for TAM 2021. Scholarships are made possible by the support through the listed Funds below. Application deadline is Monday, March 1, 2021

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