The NYSCA/GHHN Conservation Treatment Grant Program is a partnership of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) and Greater Hudson Heritage Network (GHHN). Additional funding from the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation supports projects in New York City, Nassau and Suffolk counties. Applications are accepted for treatment procedures to aid in stabilizing and preserving objects held in collections of museums, historical, and cultural organizations in New York State. The work must be performed by, or under direct supervision of, a professional conservator.
NYSCA/GHHN Conservation Treatment Grant Program embraces the widest spectrum of cultural expression and artistic pluralism and encourages organizations to demonstrate a holistic and comprehensive DEIA (diversity, equity, inclusion, and access) commitment. NYSCA/GHHN believes the objects an organization chooses to conserve tell a story of what is valued. NYSCA/GHHN's funding priorities value objects and stories that tell a more inclusive narrative of New York State. Therefore:
Funding is awarded for the following: