Mary Helen Turner Scholarship Fund Application


Mary Helen Turner Scholarship Application

To apply for a scholarship, the applicant must submit the following information or send this form to the executive director’s office within the time frame allowed:
1. A letter of application stating
• What event you hope to attend
• How it will benefit you
• How it will benefit your museum
• The amount of money you are requesting to cover which specific costs
2. A copy of your institution’s most recent budget or equivalent document showing economic need
3. A letter of support from your immediate superior; if the applicant is the director of the museum, the letter should come from the chairman of the board of directors/trustees
4. A copy of your resume or vita

IAMs executive director will notify all applicants of scholarship awards. Payment of IAM fees will be made internally; checks for all other expenses will be issued to the scholarship winner only after submission of appropriate receipts.

Participants may be requested to submit a newsletter article, How to..., or be a part of a workshop or Annual Conference session based on their experience.

Mail your request to:

Illinois Association of Museums
1 Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701

If you have questions regarding the application process contact Donna Sack at 217/524-6977.

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Last Updated: 4/20/12