Kia ora koutou & Happy New Year!
Museums Aotearoa has a number of upcoming scholarship and award opportunites, please pass on this information to any interested parties, and feel free to contact our office on 499 1313 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Clark Collection / Creative New Zealand Scholarship & Attingham Summer School 2012
Applications are now invited for a decorative arts and built heritage scholarship for New Zealand arts and heritage professionals in 2012. Please refer to our website for full details, and to download an application form.
Closing date is Thursday 26 January 2012
Mina McKenzie Scholarship 2012
Applications are now invited for this scholarship. This fund is in memory of the long standing and significant contribution of the late Mina McKenzie to the museum profession, particularly in enouraging Kaitiaki Maori and empowering young museum people in their work. The fund is to be used to provide assistance to enable museum workers to undertake education, training or development that will directly benefit their museum career. Please refer to our website for full details, and to download an application form.
Closing date is Monday 13 February 2012
2012 New Zealand Museum Awards
It’s that time again! Applications are now open for the New Zealand Museum Awards. These awards are for an individual or organisation for an outstanding project that contributes to best practice in the museum sector in Aotearoa New Zealand, and demonstrates excellence, relevance and vision.
Awards may be made for small museum project, use of technology, innovation and exhibition design. Please refer to our website for full details, and to download application forms.
Closing date is Thursday 1 March 2012.
You can also check out past award winners, and scholarship recipients on our website here.