Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: [art_education] Grants Available to Visual and Media Arts Teachers!

Expand Messages
  • scott_tompkins@charter.net
    Any need in the NW Michigan area for such a site? An art educator can dream,heh?
    Message 1 of 2 , May 28, 2008
      Any need in the NW Michigan area for such a site? An art educator can dream,heh?


      ---- plcogley <plcogley@...> wrote:
      > Hello Arts Educators,
      >
      > I enjoy reading the conversation thread in this group list, as a long
      > time youth media and after school arts provider. I wanted to let you
      > know about a grant opportunity from the Adobe Foundation.
      >
      > We are currently looking for educators in Boston, NYC, Seattle, San
      > Jose, and San Francisco that would be eligible for grants and
      > professional development training through out Adobe Youth Voices
      > program. The deadline for applications for West Coast schools is June
      > 5th, and for East Coast schools it is June 13th.
      >
      > http://www.adobe.com/aboutadobe/philanthropy/youthvoices/ayv_getinvolved.html
      >
      > Below is information on the program. Let me know if you have any
      > questions and spread the word!
      >
      > ~Patricia
      >
      > Adobe Youth Voices Sites Application
      >
      > Adobe Youth Voices (AYV) provides breakthrough learning experiences
      > using video, multimedia, digital art, web, animation, and audio tools
      > that enable youth to explore and comment on their world. Our
      > professional development program engages talented educators of middle
      > and high school age youth to gain new skills to enable youth to create
      > digital media projects for positive personal and community change.
      >
      > We are currently seeking educators in the Seattle area who are
      > committed to facilitating youth led media projects in either the
      > formal or informal setting. Through participation as an AYV Site,
      > educators enhance their teaching strategies, receive cash grants,
      > software, mentorship, ongoing technical training, and exhibition
      > opportunities. With over one hundred Adobe Youth Voices sites
      > internationally, educators join a global network of of schools and
      > programs that are incorporating student-led media projects in the
      > classroom, and using media as a means for positive change.
      >
      > Educators Receive
      >
      > • $1,000 stipend for summer workshop participation and $1,000 stipend
      > for successfully
      >
      > completing the year's work
      >
      > • New laptop computer with Adobe software, along with software
      > training materials
      >
      > • $25,000 software donation to your program or school
      >
      > • Each site will receive a $5,000 stipend to purchase equipment and
      > materials to
      >
      > implement their AYV project, and $25,000 of donated Adobe software
      >
      > • Recognition for participating in Adobe Youth Voices and
      > opportunities to exhibit their
      >
      > students' work to a global audience
      >
      > To view examples of youth media projects – please visit:
      >
      > http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/ayv/index.cfm
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.