DEADLINE: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2012 – 3PM
For a third straight year, Target and Young Audiences New Jersey & Eastern Pennsylvania (YANJEP) are pleased to offer Target Arts Education Scholarships of up to $10,000 for arts education programming in schools in New Jersey.
The grants provide funds to bring extraordinary and inspiring arts performances, hands-on workshops and professional development delivered by YANJEP’s team of professional teaching artists. These programs are designed to foster your students’, teachers’ and school communities’ creativity while making connections to classroom curriculum and to students’ lives through the arts. In addition, each grant will provide support for your school to create a family or community celebration of your students’ work.
Your school will work closely with an expert Young Audiences staff member to plan a school year’s worth of arts programs based on your specific needs.
Questions about Target Arts Education Scholarships? Call Liz Winter-Kuwornu at 866-500-9265.
*up to $10,000
Eligibility and Criteria:
To be eligible a school must be:
NOTE: A school is not eligible for this grant if it has received a Target Arts Education Scholarship for the last 2 consecutive school years. You may reapply again in the 2013-2014 school year (pending funding).
Grants are awarded on a competitive basis and evaluated on:
Priority will be given to schools in financial need. This need may be due to recent budget cuts, a history of insufficient school funding or a fiscal crisis related to the current economic downturn.
More details can be found in the applications (PDF and Word versions) located on the right sidebar.