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CH-50944-12Challenge Programs: Challenge GrantsWinterthur MuseumEndowing the Director of Conservation Position at Winterthur12/1/2010 - 7/31/2016$425,000.00Joy Gardiner   Winterthur MuseumWinterthurDE19735-1819USA2011Archival Management and ConservationChallenge GrantsChallenge Programs04250000425000

Endowment for the Director of Conservation position at Winterthur to enhance thle museum's extensive programs in conservation.

Winterthur Museum requests a $500,000 NEH Challenge Grant to help establish a $2 million endowment to support the position of Director of Conservation and enhance its mission by creating two vital program expansions: the creation of a new post-graduate fellowship program in conservation and funding for staff development and scientific instrumentation. Winterthur’s decision to endow this position is part of the long-range plan to invest in its intellectual leadership. The position is essential to advancing Winterthur’s role in conservation education and research and to expanding the preservation and interpretation of humanities collections at Winterthur, throughout the United States, and increasingly the world. Endowment of the Director of Conservation will guarantee that Winterthur remains competitive in attracting and maintaining the most highly-qualified leaders in the field while enhancing its fundamental educational and research activities.