Past Awardees and Finalists


2005 Awardees

Book Group Programs at Family Focus
Literature for All of Us
Evanston, IL

Castle Performing Arts Learning Center
Department of Education: J.B. Castle High School
Kaneohe, HI

Cathedral Choir School of Delaware
Cathedral Community Services, Inc.
Wilmington, DE

Cultural Alternatives Division
Music and Arts Center for Humanity (MACH)
Bridgeport, CT

ICP at The Point
International Center of Photography (ICP)
New York, NY

Latino Outreach Program
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia, PA

Moving in the Spirit
IndepenDANCE, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Old Stories New Voices Program
Colorado Historical Society
Denver, CO

Pillsbury House Theatre's Chicago Avenue Project
Pillsbury United Communities
Minneapolis, MN

Teen Media Program
The Community Art Center, Inc.
Cambridge, MA

The ArtsLiteracy Project: Brown Summer High School
Brown University
Providence, RI

The School Project
Inside Out Community Arts, Inc.
Venice, CA

TRUCE
Harlem Children's Zone, Inc.
New York, NY

Youth-Art-in-Action
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Boston, MA

International Spotlight Awardees

Margarita Septién Ludic Center
Colima, MEXICO

The Art and Children Project
Nogales, MEXICO


2005 Finalists

Braille Institute Johnny Mercer Children's Choir
Braille Institute of America
Los Angeles, CA

Children's Visual Arts Classes
Locust Street Neighborhood Art Classes, Inc.
Buffalo, NY

Community MusicWorks
Providence, RI

Crescendo Music Program
Academy of Community Music, Inc.
Ambler, PA

Dance Program: Miss Monica's School of Dance
A Place Called Home
Los Angeles, CA

Deaf Access
Imagination Stage, Inc.
Bethesda, MD

Film and Television Technology Center for Youth
Hollywood Entertainment Museum
Los Angeles, CA

Folklórico Mexicano
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
Aspen, CO

Free Street Programs Inc.
Chicago, IL

Hamilton Wings SCORE! (Students Creating Opera to Reinforce Education!)
Hamilton Wings
Elgin, IL

Harbor Conservatory for the Performing Arts
Boys and Girls Harbor, Inc.
New York, NY

Identity Bridge
Fort Wayne Dance Collective, Inc.
Fort Wayne, IN

Media Works Project
Art Start, Inc.
New York, NY

Multicultural Education and Counseling through the Arts (MECA)
Houston, TX

Music Advancement Program (M.A.P.)
The Juilliard School
New York, NY

New Urban Arts
Project New Urban Arts
Providence, RI

Our Piece of the Pie® (OPP®)
Southend Community Services
Hartford, CT

SE Project
The Shakespeare Theatre
Washington, DC

Short Stop Youth Center
Directions for Youth and Families
Columbus, OH

Songs of Hope and Youth Leadership Development Programs
Sounds of Hope Ltd.
Saint Paul, MN

Strive Media Institute
Milwaukee, WI

Student Theatre Enrichment Program (STEP)
Cleveland Public Theatre
Cleveland, OH

Studioworks
Communities in Schools of New Jersey, Inc.
Newark, NJ

Summer Arts and Leadership Camp
Women's Opportunity and Resource Development
Missoula, MT

T-Shirt Theatre
Alliance for Drama Education
Honolulu, HI

TADA! Resident Youth Ensemble
TADA! Theater and Dance Alliance, Inc.
New York, NY

Techteens Internship Program
Children's Museum of Manhattan
New York, NY

The After-School Music Program
Mountain Top Music Center
North Conway, NH

The Hip-Hop and Urban Music Project (THUMP) by Ethos
Ethos Music Center
Portland, OR

The Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts
The Kentucky Center for the Arts Endowment Fund, Inc.
Louisville, KY

Urban Voices Media Arts Program
Global Action Project, Inc.
New York, NY

Young Musicians Program
University of California at Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Young People's Chorus of New York City, Inc.
New York, NY

Young Shakespeare Workshop
Seattle, WA

Youth Action Research Institute (YARI)
Institute for Community Research
Hartford, CT