Grants and Travel Stipends

Annual Conference Travel Stipend

DEADLINE EXTEND! Submissions are being until further notice!

The Midwest Registrars Committee is offering multiple travel stipends of $750 for members to attend the Association of Midwest Museums and Wisconsin Federation of Museums Joint Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Applicants must be active members of the Midwest Registrars Committee —with dues paid for 2020/2021— and work 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 at the conference and will write one article for the MRC Courier about a session at the annual meeting.

Please note that applicants awarded the MRC Travel stipend within the past three years (2017-2019) will not be considered.

To apply, complete the application and attach the required additional information. Please note that the due date and notification date on these documents are no longer correct – applications will continue to be accepted until further notice.

Download the application here:
2020 MRC Travel Stipend Application (Word Doc)
2020 MRC Travel Stipend Application (PDF)

Application forms will continue to be accepted until further notice. Please send your completed applications or any questions to:
Julie Burgess Walser,

Julie Burgess Walser, Registrar
Grand Rapids Art Museum
101 Monroe Center
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

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.