AATCC Foundation Programs Support Textile Student Research and Education

AATCC Foundation, Inc.
found_imgEstablished in 1997, AATCC Foundation, Inc. operates to further the charitable mission of the Association, promoting the science and knowledge of textile design, coloration, materials, processing, and testing through research and education. AATCC Foundation, Inc. seeks ways to develop and promote quality standards throughout the world


A Call for Research Proposals:
AATCC Foundation Student Research Support Grants

Student ResearchThe AATCC Foundation Student Research Support Program is supported by AATCC Foundation, Inc. to encourage student research in textile chemistry and related fields important to the textile sciences. Its purpose is to support and facilitate textile research conducted by undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in textile programs at US colleges or universities. Recipients are selected by the AATCC Foundation Student Research Review Board and are recommended for funding to AATCC Foundation, Inc. Awards can range from $500 – $4,000, depending on the project’s significance to the textile industry.

The application deadline for the reception of the proposal is
September 30, 2017.

Grant applications should be submitted electronically to Dr. Yiqi Yang, Chair, AATCC Foundation Student Research Support Program. Guidelines and an application form are available under the Foundation Grants & Scholarship webpage.

Student Research

You can also contact your AATCC student chapter advisor or Dr Yiqi Yang:

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design &
Biological Systems Engineering
Lincoln, NE 68583
Phone: (402) 472-5197


RECIPIENTS OF AATCC FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS are eligible to receive free student membership with AATCC for one year. If you are already a student member, your membership will be extended for one year. Contact AATCC Foundation, Inc. for more information