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2023 TAM and HT Scholarships Available

TN Association of Museums Scholarships

Deadline:  Friday, January 27, 2023

The Tennessee Association of Museums is pleased to announce our scholarship program for the 2023 Annual TAM conference.  

The Tennessee Association of Museums is offering scholarships to attend the 2023 Annual TAM Meeting.  These scholarships include conference registration, hotel accommodations for (2) nights, a $50 travel stipend for those who qualify and admission to all off-site events included with conference registration (Pre or Post-Conference events may not be covered).  

We are inviting any student or emerging museum professional to apply. 

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter, explaining why you want to attend the conference and what you hope to gain to Debbie Shaw, TAM State Coordinator, at tnmuseums@gmail.com.  Please type 2023 TAM Scholarship in the subject line.

 If you have any questions, please call Debbie Shaw at 615-495-3354.

Get an insider's look at the opportunities available at the Annual TAM conference from some of our former TAM Scholarship winners.  Click the link in their names to read about their TAM experience:

2019 TAM Scholarship winners:

Joseph Gamble - 2019 East TN Winner

Susan Holcraft - 2019 Middle TN Winner

Paige Brevick - 2019 West TN Winner

2019 TAM Scholarship winners with TAM Board Members

(L-R) Brooke Mundy, Melina Ludwig, Susan Holcraft, Paige Brevick, Joseph Gamble and Bethany Hawkins

2018 TAM Scholarship winners:

Rebecca H. P'Simer - 2018 East TN Winner

Ryan Baker - 2018 Middle TN Winner

Brooke Garcia - 2018 West TN Winner

2018 TAM Scholarship winners with TAM Board Members

(L-R) Brooke Mundy, Terri Jordan, Brooke Garcia, Rebecca H. P'Simer, Brad Kavan, Ryan Baker and Rene Rodgers

Humanities Tennessee


Deadline:  Feb 3rd

Humanities Tennessee announces the 2023 Tennessee Association of Museums (TAM) Conference scholarships.  TAM will hold the conference in Memphis on March 15-17, 2023. Our scholarships cover the conference registration, hotel accommodations for (2) nights and an annual institutional membership fee.  Scholarships are available to volunteers without museum-related backgrounds working for nonprofit museums with no paid, professional staff.

To receive an online application form, contact melissa@humtn.org

The submission deadline is: TBD.

2022 TAM Scholarship Winners

Samual Bowen - East TN Winner

Catie Lathan - Middle TN Winner

Andrew Spicer - 2020 Middle TN Winner

Lauren Whaley - West TN Winner

(L-R) Polly Brasher, Rebecca P'Simer, Joe Sweatt, Tori Mason, Brad Kavan, Sarah Williams, Lauren Whaley, Catie Latham, Samuel Bowen, Andrew Spicer, Brigette Jones, Charles Googe, Beth Thompson, Jenny Lamb, Rene Rodgers

2021 TAM Scholarship Winners

Raka Nandi - 2021 West TN Winner

Maureen Smith - West TN Winner

Janet Palmore - Middle TN Winner

Summer Apostol - East TN Winner

2021 TAM Scholarship Winners and TAM Board Members

(L-R) Janet Palmore, Debbie Shaw, Summer Apostol, Charles Googe, Maureen Smith, Polly Brasher, Raka Nandi, Rene Rodgers, Sarah Williams, Brooke Garcia, Brad Kavan

2017 TAM Scholarship Winners:

Hannah Rexrode - 2017 East TN Winner

Bethany Caldwell - 2017 Middle TN Winner

Gabriel Short - 2017 West TN Winner

2017 TAM Scholarship winners with TAM Board Members

(L-R) Tracy Lauritzen-Wright, Hannah Rexrode, Bethany Caldwell, Gabriel Short and Brooke Mundy

PO Box 330984   Nashville, TN 37203   (615) 495-3354   tnmuseums@gmail.com

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