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International Forum of Young Museum Professionals: Call for grant applications



Preserving cultural expressions while fostering change and innovation is one of the major challenges contemporary museums face. This will be the topic of the 2018 Young Museum Professionals Forum “Museums as cutting-edge spaces”, organized by ICOM and ICOM China. The Forum will take place in Fuzhou, China, from 23 to 26 November 2018, with the participation of museum professionals from all over the world.

The participants will have the opportunity to discuss and share knowledge and experiences related to the three main focuses of the Forum:

To promote the participation of professionals from other countries and regions, ICOM China is offering a number of travel grants to ICOM members. The grants will cover round-trip tickets in economy class, local accommodation, meals, and an excursion to nearby cultural sites. During the Forum, the grantees will be asked to make a formal presentation related to the topic of the event.

All applicants must comply with the following conditions:

Applications should be submitted with all the requested documents before Midnight (CET) 10 September 2018, through the relevant online form [2].

For additional information, please visit https://icom.museum/en/news/international-forum-of-young-museum-professionals-call-for-grant-application/ [3]