The Textile Society: The Museum, Archive and Conservation Award

9 May 2024

Deadline: September 1, 2024

The Museum, Archive and Conservation Award offers up to £5,000 to support textile related projects within a museum, archive, or conservation studio for an exhibition, publication or conservation project that will help achieve greater awareness and access for the public.

The Textile Society invites applications from all museums, archives and conservation studios with accredited or provisionally accredited status.

Priority will be given to applications from small to medium sized institutions with an annual turnover of less than £750,000 per year.

Award Criteria

  • Applicants must be institutional members of the Textile Society (if not please register by the 18th May)
  • The project should have a clearly defined educational objective that will increase public access to a collection or archive.
  • The project must be supported by a clear project plan, objectives and outcomes.
  • All applications must have the support of the senior management team or trustees of their institution or organisation.
  • The Society is looking for creative projects that are viable and have vision.

Find out more and apply here.


Deadline 1st June.


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