Almost 150 years after its founding in 1870, The Metropolitan Museum of Art is as strongly committed as ever to its educational mission of supporting scholarly investigation and research into its encyclopedic collection, and to contributing to broader academic discourses.
Join a community of scholars in the fields of art history, archaeology, museum education, conservation, and related sciences, as well as scholars in other disciplines whose projects are interdisciplinary in nature and relate to objects in The Met collection.
Art History Fellowships | For qualified graduate students at the predoctoral level, postdoctoral researchers, and senior museum professionals.
Conservation and Scientific Research Fellowships | For qualified graduate students at the predoctoral level, postdoctoral researchers, and senior museum professionals.
Leonard A. Lauder Fellowships in Modern Art | For doctoral and postdoctoral scholars studying Cubism.
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellowship | For postdoctoral scholars interested in curatorial training.
Curatorial Research Fellowship | For those who have recently completed their PhD and are interested in research and cataloguing.
Research Scholar in Photograph Conservation | For early career conservators in the field of photograph conservation.
Museum Education and Public Practice Fellowship | For museum educators.
Applciations for all fellowships are due by the first Friday in December.