2024 OMA Conference Student Scholarships

The Ohio Museums Association is committed to connecting and empowering museum professionals at all stages of their career– including our student and emerging museum professionals!

Through generous donations, OMA is very proud to once again offer those students who are seeking careers in the museum field Full Conference Registration Student Scholarships for OMA 2024.

Click here to submit a 2024 OMA Student Scholarship Application Packet.

(Please note: You must be signed in to complete the application process)

Scholarships include all Sunday and Monday conference activities and registration, along with a 2024 Student Membership to the Ohio Museums Association. Thanks to a generous sponsor, all scholarships for 2024 also include a sleeping room for Sunday (April 14) at the conference hotel.

Saturday tours are not included in the scholarship, but can be purchased seperately. As part of the OMA Scholarship, each recipient is also responsible for writing one article for the OMA blog. This article is a way for our student attendees to share their unique perspective of the OMA 2024 conference experience.

To apply for an OMA 2024 Student Scholarship:

Applicants must be a current student (or entering school) in a museum-related field. Applicants must submit the following information as their application packet:

  • Scholarship Application Form
  • Current Resume (2 page limit)
  • Essay (500 words or less) addressing the following topic:
    How do you hope attending the OMA Annual Conference will be a relevant experience in preparing for your museum career? How will you plan to share knowledge from the conference in your academic studies?

Deadline to submit 2024 OMA Student Scholarship Applications: February 12, 2024

Click here to submit a 2024 OMA Student Scholarship Application Packet online.

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