GEM is offering a number of bursaries for this year’s annual conference Facing the Future, Forging Ahead in Hull from Tuesday 5 to Thursday 7 September 2017. Each conference bursary is worth £320, which enables you to attend all the conference sessions (excludes travel and accommodation). Priority this year will be given to GEM members attending conference for the first time who are volunteers, or work for small organisations or otherwise unable to pay the conference fees.
You could qualify for a free place at GEM conference 2017 if you satisfy several of the following criteria:
- Be a volunteer
- Attending GEM conference for the first time
- Unable to afford the conference fees
- Be a museum or heritage studies student
- Be an overseas GEM member
- Be a GEM member (or will join GEM).
For more information and how to apply, please visit the conference page on the GEM website. Deadline for applications is Friday 23 June 2017 at 12.00 (noon).