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Setting up a program –

Send the following to Pamela Veenbaas at

  • Name of Program
  • Program Coordinator
  • Public or Designated 
  • Nominated or Not

Public vs Designated Program

Public – an application that is open to members of the public and can be found by searching on SOLAA

Designated – Program Coordinators or Assistants must connect the application to the applicants SOLAA account

Nominated Programs (new)

  • For use with designated programs such as the Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship (SARF) or Research Associates.
  • This is a way to provide a code to a nominator.  You can then decide if you wish to designate them to the program.
  • This is the way to process Research Associates appointment through SOLAA.

Contact Pamela Veenbaas ( or Chris Wu ( for individual or groups training.


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