Research Scholarship in Photograph Conservation

Metropolitan Museum of Art

A fellowship offered to individuals with a graduate degree conservation of photographs.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    The Research Scholar is expected to have a graduate degree
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Major/Career:
    The Research Scholar is expected to have a graduate degree in conservation or equivalent experience and should be completely committed to the conservation of photographs as his or her area of specialization.
  • Other Benefits:
    Additional $6,000 for travel (maximum of six weeks).

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Contact information for three recommenders (at least one academic and one professional), none of whom may be current Metropolitan Museum of Art staff. Once you have submitted your recommenders' names, titles, and email addresses, they will automatically be emailed instructions for uploading their letters online. Please note that each letter must include the recommender's complete title and contact information. We encourage recommenders to submit letters in English.
  • Other Materials:
    Project proposal including:A statement, not to exceed one thousand words, describing what you expect to accomplish during the fellowship period and how you will utilize the Museum's resources and collection to achieve your objectivesTentative schedule of work to be accomplished during the fellowship period and proposed starting and ending dates

Contact Information