Arts Organizations Encouraged to Apply for Annual ArtStars Awards as Deadline Nears
"We look forward to the ArtStars application period every year," said
Alexandria Symphony Orchestra( Alexandria, Va.) for their Sympatico program at Title I Public Schools. Sympatico increases music opportunity for underrepresented minorities and at-risk youth at no cost to the school or their families.
The Arts Depot
Abingdon, Va.) for their education programs that teach weaving, collage, innovative watercolor, acrylic, oil painting, quilting, carving and beading. The program also works directly with special-needs students in the community.
Lime Kiln Theater( Lexington, Va.) for their music programs. Lime Kiln Theateroffers a summer concert series and children's play at their outdoor amphitheater. The "Music in the Schools" program educates children on Appalachian music and dance.
Sandler Center Foundation( Virginia Beach, Va.) for their educational matinee program highlighting Title I schools. More than 14,000 students will attend an educational matinee at the Sandler Center or at their school through a partnership with Richmond Ballet.
Studio Two Three
Richmond, Va.) for their art education programs for youth and emerging artists of all ages. The program offers field trips for local schools, residency for low-wealth artists, and S23 To-Go – a mobile printmaking and photography studio on wheels.
To be eligible, organizations must have a qualifying arts and education program and an annual budget of less than
For details on eligibility and to apply, visit www.dominionenergy.com/artstars. Applications are due by
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