The Kress Foundation is supporting five research and publication grants, of $3000 each. Applicants must be members of the ICMA. The deadline for the 2018 grants is August 31, 2018.
You can join the ICMA here: http://www.medievalart.org/become-a-member/
Members may apply for:
Grants for Research on a first book - restricted to ICMA members who have been awarded a Ph.D. by a U.S. or a non-U.S. institution within the last ten years. Those with a non-U.S. degree must currently hold a continuing position in a U.S. college, university or museum. The grants must be used for travel, and for research costs such as photographs, image permissions, etc.
Grants for Publication of a first book - restricted to ICMA members with book contracts in hand who obtained their PhD at any time from a U.S. or a non-U.S. institution. Those with a non-U.S. degree must currently hold a continuing position in a U.S. college, university or museum. The grant must be used for publication costs, including photographs, image permissions, copyediting, architectural drawings/plans, etc.
Applications for either grant must submit:
1) a statement identifying the Kress grant being applied for, and the applicant’s eligibility for the grant
2) a cover letter (no more than three pages) giving a detailed outline of the proposed project
3) a full cv
4) a full budget.
5) a copy of the publication contract if one is in place
6) If a publication grant is being requested, a chapter of the text must be submitted. If the book is already completed, the entire text should be submitted.
For large files, please upload to Google Drive and give permission to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Failure to include all required materials adversely affects the review process.