A $2,000.00 Arts Grant for OCDSB elementary school

The MARJORIE LOUGHREY Grant

The Marjorie Loughrey Arts grant is a $2,000 grant awarded to an OCDSB elementary school each year.  The Marjorie Loughrey Artists in the Schools Program is designed to enhance the Ontario Arts Curriculum (Dance, Drama, Music, Visual Arts) by providing students in an OCDSB elementary school the opportunity for active involvement with an artist from any of the above arts disciplines.  Each year there is at least one financial grant of $2,000 that will allow students to work directly with an artist for five days; the days may be timetabled for the school’s needs.  All OCDSB Elementary schools are eligible and the grant will be for a maximum of $2,000.

Application deadline: May 23, 2014

Information on Marjorie Loughrey Grant: http://acaottawa.ca/documents/ML-Program.pdf

Application: http://www.acaottawa.ca/documents/ML-Application_Form.pdf

Selection Consideration: http://www.acaottawa.ca/documents/Selection_Considerations_ML_Awards.pdf

For further information contact the Arts Instructional Coach Susanna Donato at the OCDSB or http://acaottawa.ca/funding-awards/