Project information

ZGTF Scholar Bursary

By providing a bursary to a ZGTF Scholar you are enabling them to undertake their chosen study trip to support their work in art conservation.


Charity information

The Zibby Garnett Travelling Fellowship

The Zibby Garnett Travelling Fellowship
  • Need


    Art conservation is a small specialism within conservation and students need all the support they can get to fulfil their potential.


    A bursary to a ZGTF Scholar will enable them to expand their practical experience in art conservation and support them in their vocation.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To support students training in art conservation.


    » A bursary will enable the students to take-up a ZGTF Scholarship.

    Success will be,following the chosen study placement taking place a letter from the host together with a written report and presentation by the scholar will demonstrate the success

  • Impact


    Many of the ZGTF Scholars supporter in the past 10 years have gone on to take up responsible position as art conservators nationally and internationally.


    Not enough money to cover the costs of the trips is the biggest risk. In the past the Trustees have used capital funds when necessary.


    Newsletters, website and mailing report news to donors

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £1,500

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      Amount Heading Description
      £1,500 bursary on average study trips cost up to £1,500
  • Background


    Students must be training in the UK. Study trips are anywhere in the world, excluding home countries unless special circumstances.


    The art conservation students and sector, our cultural heritage.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are the only educational charity providing grants to art conservation students to undertake motivational trips and receive no government funding.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.



    Assessment of student grant applications.


    Interviews of students. Assessment of written reports and presentations.