Museum Fellowship Opportunities

William A. Camfield Fellowship

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Deadline: March 11, 2022

This Fellowship, originally created in July 2001 with the retirement of a beloved professor, past department Chairman, and tireless advocate of the arts in Houston. The fellowship is one of the department's primary fellowships intended to support outstanding student scholarship and museum internship in the field of art history. The fellowship offers one undergraduate of art history the opportunity to work as an intern for one academic year at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston under the guidance of a professional museum curator.

($10,000/academic year)

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Jameson Fellowship for American Arts & Decorative Painting

Bayou Bend

Deadline: March 11, 2022

The Jameson Fellow will spend the academic year as an intern at the Bayou Bend Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Bayou Bend is regarded as the best house museum west of the Mississippi and contains an outstanding array of American painting, sculpture, and decorative arts from the colonial period through the 19th century. The stipend is $13,000. Additional funds (up to $1,500) are reserved for a research trip during the time of the Fellowship.

($13,000 + $1,500 travel/academic year)

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Rice University Internship Program, The Menil Collection

The Menil Collection

Deadline: March 11, 2022

Available to one undergraduate or graduate student in the Department of Art History at Rice University per academic year (September–May), this program offers the opportunity to work as an intern in the curatorial department at the Menil Collection.

($3,000/academic year)

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