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Nigel Williams Prize 2021 – call for applications

The Prize seeks to recognise an outstanding professional and/or student project focusing on the conservation/restoration of ceramic, glass or a directly related material, whether interventive or preventive.
The Prize is the result of the collaboration between Nigel Williams’ family and the Icon Ceramics & Glass Group. It was created to serve as a memorial to Nigel’s work and to encourage continuing high standards at all levels within the profession.
Submissions are welcome from individuals or teams who work in the private or public sector.
ELIGIBILITY – To qualify for the prize applicants should be a member of at least one of the following organisations: The Institute of Conservation (Icon), the International Institute for Conservation (IIC) and the International Council of Museums-Conservation Committee (ICOM-CC).
To be eligible, projects should have been completed within the period of three years prior to the submission deadline.
Deadline for applications – 2 February 2021. The winner(s) will be notified in Summer 2021.
For more information on the prize and previous winning projects, and to find out how to apply, please visit our page. For any questions about your application, ideas or help please email the prize coordinator, Miriam Orsini at