Grants and Travel Stipends

2022 Association of Midwest Museums Conference Stipends

Application Deadline:
June 3, 2022                     

The Midwest Registrars Committee is offering four travel stipends for members to attend the Association of Midwest Museums and Wisconsin Federation of Museums Virtual + In-Person Joint Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with virtual program day on July 19 and in-person program days from July 20-23, 2022.

Applicants must be active members of the Midwest Registrars Committee and work or attend college in the Midwest region. Selections will be based on the materials submitted to the Travel Stipend Committee. The recipients will attend the MRC business meeting during the in-person conference, and all recipients will write one article for the MRC Courier about a session at the conference.

Please note that applicants awarded the MRC travel stipend for one of the last three conferences (2018, 2019, or 2021) will not be considered.

To apply, complete the application and attach the required additional information. Application deadline is June 3, 2022. Recipients will be announced by June 13, 2022.

Download the application here:
MRC Stipend Application (PDF)
MRC Stipend Application (Word Doc)

Application forms will be accepted through June 3, 2022. Please send your completed applications or any questions to:

Leslie Ory Lewellen,
Leslie Ory Lewellen, Registrar for Collections
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN  55404 

Please feel free to forward this announcement on to other registrars in your area! Recipients must be current voting MRC members, but applicants may join MRC when they apply.