The Oriental Rug and Textile Society offers an annual award to under 25s as of 31st Dec 2013. First Prize is a free trip to Istanbul to include exclusive use of a historic house within the city’s historic quarter included for one week.
Applicants are invited to present any original material or research that reflects and develops the Society’s interest in peoples, cultures, and their textile and weaving techniques. The entry form here may be used orts_award_2015_entry_form.pdf but its not essential.
Potential applicants need not necessarily have to be of British Nationality but must be located in UK and associated with a British education establishment or workplace.
The Oriental Rug & Textile Society