The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design is now accepting applications for Craft Research Fund grants.

Since 2005, The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design’s Craft Research Fund grant program has advanced and expanded research about craft in the United States. The program supports innovative research on critical issues in craft theory and history, explores the inter-relationship among craft, art, design and contemporary culture, and fosters new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field. The goals are:

  • To support innovative research on artistic and critical issues in craft theory and history.
  • To explore the inter-relationship among craft, art, design and contemporary culture.
  • To foster new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field in the United States.
  • To advance investigation of neglected questions in craft history and criticism in the United States.

The Graduate Research Grants are up to $5,000 and support research related to a Master’s thesis in U.S. studio craft by students enrolled in graduate programs in any accredited college or university.

The deadline to apply is September 22, 2017. To learn more, visit the Craft Research Fund.


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