Over 120 RI Teaching Artists Hired in Fiscal Year 2017 Reaching Over 3,250 Learners

 

Between July 1, 2016-June 30th, 2017 RISCA's Project Grants in Education funded 30 projects for $95,000 (matched value $190,000). Over 120 artists participated and approximately 3,250 learners were served by these collaborative programs between teaching artists and educators.  

See the following article for a sample of some of the projects that were funded.

For a complete list of all grants awarded by RISCA as of January 1, 2017 click here.  This is a great way to see what's going on , see which schools are hiring artists, and get inspiration for partnering with an organization to submit a grant.  The October 2, 2017 deadline provides funds for January 1 - June 30, 2018.