Through its annual grant program, NQA provides financial support for projects that further its mission to promote the art, craft, and legacy of quilt making, encouraging high standards through education, preservation, and philanthropic endeavors.
The grant program welcomes applications for projects and activities that include one or both of the following:
• Education about the art, history, and/or traditions and techniques of quilt making
• Outreach to the community through the art of quilt making
Grant Program Funding
The Grant Program is funded through the proceeds of the annual Little Quilt Auction for
which small quilts are donated from quilters across the country. Additional support
comes from designated donations.
Total Awards/Average Grant Size
Available grant funds fluctuate each year. The total amount awarded in recent years has
been $8,000 - $10,000, with an average of 5 grant recipients per year and awards
ranging from $100 to $3,000.
Application Deadline: October 15, 2015.
Award Announcements: January 2016
GUIDELINES FOR APPLICATION
Funds are not awarded for
QUESTIONS? Applicants with questions about the NQA Grant Program, the fit of their
project to the interests of NQA, or application procedures are encouraged to contact the
Grant Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.