The 31st National Arts & Crafts Conference at the Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC February 16 - 18 2018
"The most important weekend of the year for Arts & Crafts collectors." - The New York Times
Arts & Crafts Research Fund
UPDATED FOR 2017!
Photo by Ray Stubblebine
The Arts & Crafts Research Fund was established several years ago by Bruce Johnson with the goal of providing financial assistance to researchers and writers involved in the Arts & Crafts movement.
Each year the ACRF sponsors a Silent Auction at the National Arts & Crafts Conference to raise money, which is distributed at no specific time during the following year. Research grants typically range between $2000-$4000.
To donate an item to the Silent Auction please click on the PDF form below and send it in to us (information for shipping is on the form).
To be considered by the selection committee for funding your research project, send a typed two-page proposal including the following information (There is no deadline and no formal application.):
1.) A one-paragraph summary of your research project 2.) Tell us why you think it is important 3.) The present status of your research 4.) Background on yourself 5.) What amount you are requesting and specifically how you would use this amount. 6.) Other pertinent information.
Mail it to:
Bruce Johnson 25 Upper Brush Creek Road Fletcher, NC 28732
If you have a question, please contact Bruce Johnson at email@example.com or (828) 628-1915
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