Tyson Scholar Application 2017 – 2018

All application materials should be received by the deadline of January 13, 2017. If the proposal does not include all of the following components, it will be considered incomplete.

Applications may be submitted by email to [email protected].

  1. Application Form (below)
  2. Attachments (please include one copy of each of the following):
    • A statement of purpose (limited to 1,000 words) outlining the aspects of the work to be accomplished during the residency period and the specific benefits that the residency program would provide. If you plan to use objects from the Museum collection and/or materials from the Museum archives in your research, please provide a brief listing.
      • Note: Pre-doctoral applicants must also include a detailed statement of their dissertation project outlining its contribution to the field, methodologies, and overview of relevant literature (limited to 1,000 words).
    • Curriculum vitae (limited to 10 pages)
  3. Two letters of recommendation.

Any questions about the application should be referred to Ali Demorotski, Program Administrator, at [email protected] or 479-418-5709.

After your application is submitted, you will receive an email from Crystal Bridges alerting you that your application is either complete or incomplete. If you do not receive this email, the Museum has not received your application.