OVATION is partnering with the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) and Americans for the Arts (AFTA) on this year’s innOVATION Awards, which will recognize and provide support to schools that have developed model STEAM programs and will raise awareness about the importance of integrating the arts into educational curriculum.
Goal: To recognize schools that have successfully executed model STEAM programs or schools that have effectively incorporated the arts into integrated learning.
Up to eight (8) $10,000 awards will be given for total funding of $80,000.
WHAT IS STEAM
ELIGIBILITY – WHO CAN APPLY
The Application Process Will Open
August 26, 2013.
REQUIRED SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL
Schools are required to submit all of the following supplementary materials in support of their applications:
- A one-page letter of support from an elected official or school district board member. (Mayor, Governor, School Board Member, etc.)
- A lesson plan brief and grading rubric from one grade level outlining a cross-curricular STEAM project.
- One to three images relating to STEAM project(s) and/or one video submitted via a YouTube link.
Regarding program requirements, funding requirements, or the timeline, contact: Caryn Denerstein email@example.com or Sonia Tower at firstname.lastname@example.org.