The National Portrait Gallery is pleased to offer a limited number of $1000 scholarships per Institute to help offset costs for those traveling from outside the DC Metro area.
To apply for a scholarship, after acceptance into the institute, submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Summer Institute Scholarship." The scholarship application deadline is May 1, 2018:
One-page letter addressing:
- What you value most about teaching
- How you plan to share the Institute experience with colleagues upon completion of the program and estimate the number of educators who will benefit
- Letter of recommendation written by and emailed from a teaching colleague or school administrator addressing your collaborative spirit and creative contributions as an educator
Scholarship recipients will be notified via email by May 4, 2018
Graduate and Professional Development Credit
If you are interested in receiving graduate credit for your participation in the Institute, please contact email@example.com for more information.
At the conclusion of the institute, museum staff will provide documentation of participation including total contact hours.