AATCC, world’s leading not-for-profit association serving textile professionals, will celebrate its 100th anniversary in November 2021. To mark this auspicious occasion, AATCC Foundation has launched the 100 for 100 Endowment Campaign, beginning this January, with the goal of endowing scholarships and fellowships worth at least $100,000 per year.
The first 100 individual donors who contribute $100 or more to AATCC Foundation will receive a beautiful gold AATCC Foundation pin in appreciation of their donation.
Donations to the Connelly/Perkins and the Grady, Hauser, Houser, Daniels Graduate Fellowships will be matched through May 31, 2020.
AATCC Foundation encourages and supports students pursuing programmes and degrees towards careers in textile-related fields. Support includes undergraduate scholarships, graduate fellowships, and research grants in design, merchandising, textile chemistry, material science, and other related fields. Students can apply for more than 15 different scholarships from one simple online application.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk (JL)