Arts Learning Grant Recipients

Arts Learning Grants provide funding to support high quality visual and/or performing arts education for PK-12 students and/or educators of this population.

 

Applicant Community Grant Amount
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Gardiner

This grant will support Sculpting from Nature workshops.

Gardiner $4,052
Good Will-Hinckley

This grant will support the use of the arts to work with students with special needs and allow instructors to integrate ceramics into their work with students.

Hinckley $1,983
Leonard Middle School

This grant will support Portraiture: The Truth Tellers Series project, which will extend the partnership with Robert Shetterly, Bill Drake and Todd Mckinley with portrait photographs and paintings, and monologue performances.

Old Town $3,879
Opera House Arts

This grant will support partnerships needed to create an arts pathway for proficiency-based learning.

Stonington $4,224
Partners in Island Education

This grant will support Island Voices, an integrated historical art program for students in grades K-12 on the island of Vinalhaven.

Vinalhaven $3,966
Portland Symphony Orchestra

This grant will support Musical Explorers, a collaborative arts-integrated curriculum to advance kindergarten students' literacy, numeracy and social skills though frequent and repeated musical experiences.

Portland  $4,310
Portland Ovations

This grant will support Making Connections: Learning in and through the Arts, which connects performance experiences to classroom learning through teacher workshops and mini-residencies led by teaching artists.

Portland $4,224
Portland Stage Company

This grant will support in-school education programs with Portland Public Schools.

Portland $4,052
The Telling Room

This grant will support TheTelling Room field trip program.

Portland $4,310

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Need More Help?

For General Questions:
Director of Grants & Accessibility
Kerstin Gilg: 287-6719
Help by Discipline:

Interim Media & Performing Arts Director
Meg Fournier: 287-2713

Visual Arts Director
Julie Horn: 287-2790

Arts Education Director 
Martha Piscuskas: 287-2750

Traditional Arts Specialist
Kathleen Mundell: 236-6741

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