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Andrew W. Mellon Opportunity for Diversity in Conservation

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore

Andrew W. Mellon Opportunity for Diversity in Conservation provides support and mentorship for undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds, who are interested in pursuing a career in research, treatment, and preservation of art and cultural heritage. The program includes a weeklong summer workshop in July, introducing students to museum careers in conservation. Participants may then apply for a fully funded internship at a museum, library, conservation research or archaeological conservation laboratory.

Application Deadline: 3/9/2018
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Program Dates: 7/9/2018 - 7/14/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of California, Los Angeles (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Anthropology & Archaeology
Materials Science & Engineering

Diagnostic Devices
Environmental Risk Assessment
Graduate School Preparation
Materials Chemistry
Organic Chemistry

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Page last updated 2/10/2018
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