Travel and Registration Scholarships for  Native Participants and Native Attendees:

“Museums Different,” Second Biennial Conference of the Council for Museum Anthropology

The Council for Museum Anthropology has funding available for travel and/or registration for Native attendees and participants.

Applicants must currently be: 

· A staff member of a tribal museum or historic preservation office, or

· A tribal member working with indigenous collections in a cultural institution, or

· A tribal member enrolled in a museum-related education program

To be eligible, applicants must be from a tribe located or work for a tribal museum or historic preservation office in the following state or province: Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Wisconsin, or Washington.

Please note that scholarships will likely not cover the full cost of attending the conference. Applicants are expected to make a contribution to their own expenses. For example, meals not included in the conference program must be paid for outside of the scholarship funds.