We have a new online application process and all new applicants must apply using this system.

We no longer accept emailed applications

The Clothworkers' Foundation was set up by The Clothworkers' Company in 1977 and aims to improve the lives of people and communities, particularly those facing disadvantage.

We award capital grants to UK charities  and bursaries and fellowships to qualified conservators.

Our other work, including a textiles grant programme, is not open to applications.

Since its establishment, the Foundation has awarded grants of more than…