ACT Branch bursaries

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The ACT Branch provides travel bursaries annually to support ACT Branch member attendance at the Australian Museums and Galleries Association National Conference and, from time to time, other conferences and seminars.

 

2019 bursaries

National conference

Applications for travel busaries for the Australian Museums and Galleries Association 2019 national conference At the centre - our people, our places, our practices in Alice Springs/Mparntwe closed 20 February 2019. The ACT Branch is providing funds for two bursaries of up to $2250 each. Successful applicants will be advised in March 2019.

 

Cartwright/Douglas Fund

Two additional conference bursaries are also available from the private philanthropic Cartwright/Douglas Fund. Expressions of interest closed 20 February 2019.

Cartwright/Douglas Fund bursary 2019

 

 

 

Past bursaries

2018 national conference

Bursaries up to $1500 each for Australian Museums and Galleries Association ACT branch members for attendance at the 2018 national conference Agents of change were decided by competitive application and awarded to Michelle Davenport, Nicole O'Dowd and Shona Coyne. These bursary recipients spoke of their experience at the Conference insights event held on 27 June 2018.

 

2017 national conference

Two $1500 bursaries for Australian Museums and Galleries Association ACT branch members were decided by competitive application for the Australian Museums and Galleries Association 2017 national conference Museums and galleries in their cultural landscapes 14-17 May 2017 held in Brisbane. The successful candidates were Sheridan Burnett and Sacha Fawkes.

 

2017 Digital Directions symposium

One $320 bursary was awarded to Alana Sivell for attendance at the third annual Digital Directions symposium held in Canberra 19 October 2017.

Symposium report (342kB)

 

 

 

Top ten tips

Here are some tips on how to make a good bursary application:

Top ten tips (152kB)