Funding Opportunity: Samuel H. Kress Fellowship (James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation)

Deadline for Applications: October 26, 2016

Title: Samuel H. Kress Fellowship
Sponsor: James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation
Amount: $15,000

Description: Research grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to one mid-career professional whose research project relates to the appreciation, interpretation, preservation, study and teaching of European art, architecture and related disciplines from antiquity to the early 19th century, in the context of historic preservation in the United States. Potential Kress Fellow projects could include the exploration of shared European and American influences in style, design, materials, construction techniques, building types, conservation and interpretation methodologies, philosophical and theoretical attitudes, and other factors applicable to preservation in both Europe and America. Applicants must be mid-career professionals with at least 10 years experience in historic preservation or related fields, including architecture, landscape architecture, architectural conservation, urban design, environmental planning, archaeology, architectural history, and the decorative arts. 


How to Apply: Apply directly to sponsor by October 26. See grant announcement for complete list of materials to be submitted with application.

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