Polaire Weissman Fund for Conservation Fellowship

Applicant must be interested in a career in costume, and have an advanced level of study in costume conservation. Selection is based upon: full resume, a statement not to exceed one thousand words, describing what the applicant expects to accomplish and how the museum's facilities can be utilized to achieve their objectives, tentative work schedule, three letters of recommendation, at least one academic, and one professional, and an official transcript.

plus $2,500 for travel

Awarded every other year.

Study areas: Conservation, costume, fine arts


Deadline: January 5

Award type: Fellowship

Award coverage: Other

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Enrollment level: Doctoral-level Study, Other Postgraduate-level Study

Major: Conservation And Renewable Natural Resources, Other, Art History, Criticism And Conservation, Fine Arts, Clothing, Apparel And Textile Workers And Managers, Other, Clothing/apparel And Textile Studies, Fashion Design And Illustration

Interests: Costume History

Art: Fashion/fashion Design

Misc: Work Experience

Contact Information

Marcie Karp
Coordinator for Fellowships
1000 Fifth Avenue United States
Phone: (212) 570-3874

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