Professional Development Opportunities for Museum Staff

Deadline Date: 03/01/2018

Agency: IMLS

Scope: The Institute of Museum and Library Services seeks applications for the Professional Development Opportunities for Museum Staff - A Museums for America Special Initiative to support projects that strengthen the ability of an individual museum to serve its public. Funds: Awards will range from $5,000 to $250,000. The maximum project period is three years. Eligibility: Museums that are nonprofit organizations or part of a state or local   government located in one of the 50 States of the United States of America, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, or the Republic of Palau. Areas: IMLS said to support and empower museums of all sizes and disciplines in responding to the evolving needs of the museum profession and changes in their communities, this initiative has four project categories for professional development: digital technology, diversity and inclusion, evaluation and organizational management. Website: