Arts in Education Model Development and Dissemination Program

Grant

Award

  • Award Min: $450,000.00
  • Award Max: $500,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: Apr 28, 2014

Eligibility:

Eligible Applicants:

(1) One or more local educational agencies (LEAs), including charter schools that are considered LEAs under State law and regulations, that may work in partnership with one or more of the following:Show citation box

  • A State or local non-profit or governmental arts organization.
  • A State educational agency (SEA) or regional educational service agency.
  • An institution of higher education.
  • A public or private agency, institution, or organization, such as a community- or faith-based organization; or

(2) One or more State or local non-profit or governmental arts organizations that must work in partnership with one or more LEAs and may partner with one or more of the following:Show citation box

  • An SEA or regional educational service agency.
  • An institution of higher education.
  • A public or private agency, institution, or organization, such as a community- or faith-based organization.

Purpose:
The Arts in Education Model Development and Dissemination (AEMDD) program supports the enhancement, expansion, documentation, evaluation, and dissemination of innovative, cohesive models that are based on research and have demonstrated that they effectively—(1) integrate standards-based arts education into the core elementary and middle school curriculum; (2) strengthen standards-based arts instruction in these grades; and (3) improve students' academic performance, including their skills in creating, performing, and responding to the arts. Projects funded through the AEMDD program are intended to increase the amount of nationally available information on effective models for arts education that integrate the arts with standards-based education programs.

Additional Info:
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: March 27, 2014

Asheley McBride, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 4W240, Washington, DC 20202-5950. Telephone: (202) 453-6850 or by email: artsdemo@ed.gov.