Resources like ours help individuals and institutions preserve and protect their collections. Advance your skills with program materials, professional development, and funding opportunities.


FAIC offers several grants and scholarships to promote access to professional development, outreach to the public, and support research and publications. Explore the variety of funding opportunities to find support for your project.

Professional Development Grants & Scholarships

Fourteen funding categories support projects that promote educational opportunities for conservation professionals throughout their career. Apply for support to attend workshops and conferences, both domestically and abroad.

Additionally, funding is available for a research fellowship at the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training. More information coming soon.

Conservation Grants

FAIC/Tru Vue Conservation and Exhibition Grants support projects in glazing applications for preservation and exhibition of museum and library collections.

Outreach Grants

Lecture Grants and Community Partnership Project Grants support individuals and organizations conducting activities that reach a wider public and help institutions conserve their collections.

Publication Grants

FAIC/Samuel H. Kress Conservation Publication Fellowships fund the creation of manuscripts that improve the quality and quantity of publications in the field of conservation.