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Scholarship Opportunity: Miami Emerging Arts Leaders - Apply March 3rd


Scholarship Opportunity: Miami Emerging Arts Leaders

Miami Arts Marketing Project (MAMP) Virtual Lab: Mastering Media Coverage

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 10:00 AM (Virtual Event via Zoom)

Miami Emerging Arts Leaders can apply for a full scholarship to attend the Arts and Business Council of Miami’s MAMP Virtual Lab Mastering Media Coverage on March 15th, exploring how to amplify your media coverage. Hear from communications experts and learn the tools and tips to establish media connections and increase coverage, as well as receive the valuable MAMP Media List. Featured speakers include Mandalit Del Barco, national arts correspondent for National Public Radio; Jawan Howard, NBC6 anchor and more.

Application Deadline: Friday, March 4th at 11:59 PM


Eligibility Criteria for Miami Emerging Arts Leaders:

Miami Emerging Arts Leaders (MEAL) is a network of Miami-Dade County based young and/or new arts administrators generally under 35 and/or with less than 5 years of experience in arts management. MEAL members are eligible to apply for a scholarship but must be subscribed to the mailing list in order to qualify. To sign up for the MEAL mailing list, visit


  • A limited number of scholarships are available.
  • Miami Emerging Arts Leaders based in Miami-Dade County are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants will be asked to submit a brief bio and a statement explaining how they will benefit from attending the MAMP Media Lab (Maximum 200 words.)
  • Scholarship recipients will be notified by Thursday, March 10, 2022.
  • Scholarships are non-transferrable.
  • Hosted by the Miami Emerging Arts Leaders, a program of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, with support from the Arts and Business Council of Miami and the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The Miami Emerging Arts Leaders is an initiative of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs to identify and cultivate the next generation of diverse arts leaders in our community. Modeled after a successful emerging leader program by Americans for the Arts, the nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts in America, the Miami Emerging Arts Leaders provides networking and resource sharing opportunities to encourage diverse, young/new arts administrators to explore professional development issues and opportunities. Find out about upcoming events by subscribing to the email newsletter:

The Arts and Business Council of Miami works to empower the creative ecosystem, with curated innovations and tailored programing that leverages and strengthens 500+ arts organizations and thousands of artists, arts professionals and creative entrepreneurs. ABC has played a leading role in capacity building and sustainability through targeted workshops, custom connections to the business sector, audience development programs, pro bono business and legal consultations and curated networking and outreach. For regular MAMP registration and more information visit

It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, CART, and/or any accommodation to participate in any Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs program or meeting, please contact Francine Andersen at 305-375-4634  at least five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).