President’s Award for Endangered Crafts

The President's Award for Endangered Crafts


This grant of £3,000, supported by the Heritage Crafts Association’s President HRH The Prince of Wales, will be awarded to the proposal which in the judges’ opinion will make the best use of the funds to secure the survival of an endangered craft.

Eligible crafts are those categorised as ‘endangered’ and ‘critically endangered’ in the HCA Red List of Endangered Crafts – see (please note that for the purposes of this grant, the only eligible crafts are those listed; the list of eligible crafts may be amended in future years in the light of more research).

Shortlisted applicants will be expected to attend the Awards Ceremony at the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday 17 November 2020, 4pm to 6pm, so please ensure that you can attend before submitting an application. The winner will also be expected to attend the presentation at Dumfries House, Ayrshire, Scotland, in September 2020 (date to be confirmed).

Opening date for applications: Monday 2 March 2020
Closing date for applications: Friday 1 May 2020, 5pm

To apply
Read the application notes and then download an application form

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