THE DEAN F. FAILEY FUND
The Decorative Arts Trust underwrites grants in support of noteworthy research, exhibition, and publication projects through the Dean F. Failey Fund, named in honor of the Trust’s late Governor. Grants are awarded on an annual basis at the discretion of the Trust’s Board of Governors. Organizations wishing to apply for consideration must submit a letter of inquiry by January 1 of the year for which funding is desired to firstname.lastname@example.org. The letter must describe the nature of the project and include CV’s for the project’s lead curator, author, or researcher as well as a project budget.
Past recipients of the Dean F. Failey Grant are:
- 2016: Exhibition, Elias Pelletreau, Long Island’s Paul Revere, Long Island Museum of American Art, Fall 2018
- 2017: Publication, Elias Pelletreau,Silversmith, Patriot, and Entrepreneur, Fall 2018