Universitas 21 International Museums and Collections Awards 2016


Are you interested in a museum career? Would you like the opportunity to work for a month with diverse cultural collections and gain work experience from museum professionals? If you would like to receive funding to travel to Lund or Melbourne to take part in this exciting Universitas 21 initiative, then read on…

This prestigious opportunity will be awarded to somebody from the University of Birmingham who would like to gain vocational experience and useful skills working alongside museum professionals at the University of Melbourne or Lund University, Sweden. The placements will take place May – August 2016 (exact dates tbc and will depend upon successful student’s timetable) and may be used to enrich your academic studies as well as gaining professional skills to enhance your CV. The deadline for applications is noon on Monday 7th March 2016.

For further information, details on eligibility and an application form please contact Matt Clulee, Universitas 21 Project Officer at m.clulee@bham.ac.uk

Read Rachael Yardley’s article about her experience at Lund University here.