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Andrew W. Mellon Opportunity for Diversity in Conservation

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

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: 3/1/2021

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

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 
movie  Program Video

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 7/25/2020
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