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Craft Research Fund Grants - Travel Grant

Grants to USA Individuals for Attendance at
Scholarly Conferences Relating to American Craft

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Windgate Fund at the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina - The Center for Craft, Creativity and Design

Deadline Date:

10/31/16 11:59 PM EST


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Grants of up to $1,000 to USA individual curators, researchers, independent scholars, and graduate students for attendance at scholarly conferences relating to American studio craft. Funding is intended to provide the opportunity for individuals to read scholarly works and achieve the following goals:

- Conduct innovative research on artistic and critical issues in craft theory and history.
- Explore of the inter-relationship among craft, art, design and contemporary culture.
- Foster new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field in the United States.
- Advance investigation of neglected questions in craft history and criticism in the United States.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 176188

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grants of up to $1,000 are awarded.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Proposals are welcome from curators, researchers, independent scholars and graduate students.
- General overhead (indirect administrative expenses) is not eligible for university-based projects.
- No capital equipment purchases are eligible for support.
- This grant program is not about the creation of artwork.
- Applicants must be U.S. citizens, in the process of applying for citizenship or have a U.S. Social Security number.

Pre-Application Information:

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Contact Information:

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Anna Helgeson, Grants and Office Coordinator
828-785-1357 x 102

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