The purpose of the Craft Research Fund is to advance, expand and support scholarship in United States.
Types of grants:
-Project Grants: Grants up to $15,000 for research, writing, support documentation, images or rights to use images or text, as part of the research yet to be completed
-Exhibition Research Grants: Grants up to $15,000 will be awarded to support exhibition research relating to the goals of the Craft Research Fund
-Graduate Research Grants: Grants of up to $5,000 support research related to a master's thesis relating to U.S. studio craft by students enrolled in graduate programs in any accredited college or university.
-Travel Grants: Grants of up to $1,000 are awarded to individuals invited to read papers relating to U.S. studio craft at any scholarly conference
Eligibility: 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.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.