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DEAD­LINES:

  • Appli­ca­tions will be accepted start­ing January 182023
  • Dead­line for all submis­sions: Febru­ary 52023
  • Winners will be noti­fied by Febru­ary 222023
  • Appli­cant must accept no later than Febru­ary 262023

DETAILS:

  • Review the terms of all the Grants offered in 2023. Every Grant­ing oppor­tu­nity is differ­ent and all terms with our partner organizations differ.
  • Only serious appli­cants and members should apply, and those who can take on the finan­cial and time commitment required. 
  • All Grant Recip­i­ents will be selected through a jury process. Grant Recip­i­ents will be noti­fied by email on or before Febru­ary 22, 2023 and will have one week to accept the grant.
  • Grant Recip­i­ents will be expected to submit a written report to the Furni­ture Society no later than Decem­ber 1, 2023, detail­ing their use of the Educa­tional Grant and the impact it had on their career and/​or the field of furni­ture. Reports must include images and a short narra­tive that might be used to promote the Educa­tional Grant program and the mission of the Furniture Society.
  • ELIGI­BIL­ITY REQUIRE­MENTS: All appli­cants must be currently enrolled members of The Furni­ture Society to apply and take part in any of the Grant­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties. BECOME A MEMBER. Appli­cants may not have received a grant from The Furni­ture Society in 2022. Partic­i­pants must be 18 years of age or older.
  • If you are apply­ing to be consid­ered for more than one grant, you must submit a sepa­rate appli­ca­tion — One submis­sion per partnering organization.

Where applic­a­ble, classes will be selected after recip­i­ent has been chosen and are at the discre­tion of the part­ner­ing orga­ni­za­tion and subject to availability.

If you have any ques­tions about the grants, or appli­ca­tion process, please email Pam Robin­son at education.​director@​furnituresociety.​org before Febru­ary 52023

Please specify one of the following: Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, John C. Campbell Folk School, or Peter's Valley School of Craft.
Please list the workshop(s) you are interested in taking and why.
In 200 words or less, please describe how this opportunity will advance and/or enhance your career and how the additional grant funds will be used (ie. tuition, travel, materials, etc...)
Please upload at least 3 images of work. (Files must be named as follows: Last name, first name (or first initial), image 1. Ex: SmithAlexImage1, SmithAlexImage2)
Please list the following for each Work Sample: title, materials, brief one-sentence description.