In 2017, Museum Council will award one grant in the amount of $2,000 to support an institution in the Philadelphia region as it tests a new or expanded approach in programming, exhibitions, community engagement, and/or audience development. As this is a new program, Museum Council is open to ideas varying in size, scope, and impact that have the potential to benefit both visitors and the field.
Requirements:- Applicant must be a current Museum Council member at the institutional level ($100 per year). If you are not a current member, visit philadelphiamuseumcouncil.org to join. - Awardee must complete a brief report on their experience within 60 days of project completion, and provide information for use in Museum Council’s marketing and promotional materials.- Awardees must commit to sharing their project with Museum Council members through a public event, such as a panel discussion, workshop, or presentation, within one year of project completion. - Project must must take place between November 1, 2017 and December 31, 2018.
Application Process:- Application deadline is September 30, 2017. - Applications will be reviewed by the Museum Council board and the awardee will be notified by October 31, 2017.
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