These regional and national sources are listed as a service. They are not administered by Utah Arts & Museums; review them carefully before applying. Only museum-specific opportunities are listed here. Visit ArtOps for more funding opportunities.
- Utah Humanities Council Museum Interpretation Grants are available to small museums (annual operating budgets less than $200,000) to aid in telling the stories of their collections. Maximum award $2,000.
- The Native American Museum Studies Institute is a professional development opportunity for tribal museum professionals. It will be held June 2-6, 2014 at the University of California, Berkeley. Tuition is free to accepted applicants and lunch will be provided.
Deadline: March 3, 2014
- The National Endowment for the Humanities Landmarks of American History and Culture program supports a series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 educators using historic sites to address central themes and issues in American history, government, literature, art, music and related subjects in the humanities.
Deadline: March 4, 2014
- Tribal Heritage Grants from the National Park Service help federally recognized Indian tribes protect and promote their unique cultural heritage and traditions.
Deadline: March 21, 2014
- Museums Connect projects strengthen connections between people of the U.S. and people abroad. The central focus is community outreach, including non-traditional activities that may take place outside the museums’ walls. Museums Connect is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State and administered by the American Alliance for Museums.
Contact Wendi Hassan at 801.860.6396.
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