LEAD Scholarships for Students

Provided by the LEAD Conference / The Kennedy Center
Applications due: May 30, 2015

Scholarship Amount: $145 Full Conference Registration Rate ($100 discount)
Graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in arts administration/management or museum studies programs can apply for a scholarship to attend the LEAD Conference at a reduced rate of $145. If accepted, student registration would include access to sessions Wednesday, August 5 through Friday, August 7. Additional fees apply for pre-conference and capacity building workshops as well as the Awards Dinner and any other special events.

To apply: Please send a statement of interest along with your name, contact information, name and location of your university or college, degree expected, and area of study to [email protected].  


LEAD Scholarships for Raleigh/Wake County, NC Organizations

Provided by City of Raleigh Arts Commission and the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County
Applications due: April 24, 2015
Scholarship Amount: up to $1,100

As part of their Arts Learning Community on ADA Inclusion, the City of Raleigh Arts Commission and the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County will provide program participants with a stipend to LEAD of up to $1,100. Nonprofit organizations with established arts programming and units of municipal government located within Wake County, North Carolina are eligible to apply for this program.
To Apply: Visit http://www.raleighnc.gov/parks/content/Arts/Articles/ArtsGrants.html and go to the capacity building section of that page to download the application form and guidelines for the 2015 Arts Learning Community – ADA Inclusion.


Is your organization offering scholarships to the 2015 LEAD Conference?  If so, we'd like to help you promote it!  Email us at [email protected] with the name of the scholarship, application deadline, how to apply, and a brief description of the scholarship requirements.