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Grant Assistance 101 – 2015 Picasso Project Workshop

Are you an artist, teacher, or community member looking to apply for the 2015 Picasso Project Grant? Visit Black and Nobel Bookstore (1409 W. Erie Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19140) today 4:00 – 5:30PM for workshop assistance on how to apply for the grant.

Are you an artist, teacher, or community member looking to apply for the 2015 Picasso Project Grant? Visit Black and Nobel Bookstore (1409 W. Erie Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19140) today 4:00 – 5:30PM for workshop assistance on how to apply for the grant.

Background: PCCY is one of the lead organizations in our region when it comes to advocating for healthcare and public education rights for children and families. The PCCY Picasso Project was created in 2002 "to increase arts education opportunities for students in the School District of Philadelphia and improve the capacity of schools to provide arts education experiences."

Eligibility: Staff at public (District–managed and charter) schools with no more than 2 full-time arts teachers may apply on their own or in partnership with community based organizations, artists and arts organizations. Your school may have no more than a TOTAL of 2 full time arts teachers combined if you add together all teachers in art, music, drama, dance and digital media.

Grant Application Support: A school or community representative for each proposed project must attend a Grant Support Workshop or Conference Call before applying.

Do you meet all the criteria? If so, attend the workshop today at 4:00pm.  If you can’t make it to this one, be sure to catch one of the following:

Wednesday, Oct. 29th from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm:  CONFERENCE CALL #1-605-475-6333 with Access Code 9377061

Thursday, Nov. 6th from 4:00 pm -5:30:  WORKSHOP in Lobby 4, United Way Building, 1709 Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia PA 19103. Validated parking at Sheraton Parking Lot 17th & Race for $8.

Monday, Nov. 10th from 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm:  CONFERENCE CALL #1-605-475-6333 with Access Code 9377061

The Grant Deadline is Thursday, November 13, at midnight.

To learn more about PCCY's Picasso Project, click here.

Good Luck!