Past Awardees and Finalists


1999 Awardees

Angkor Dance Troupe
Lowell, MA

Corcoran Art Mentorship Program (CAMP)
Corcoran College of Art and Design
Washington, DC

DC WritersCorps
Washington, DC

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts
Richmond, CA

El Puente Arts & Cultural Center
Brooklyn, NY

Gallery 37
Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
Chicago, IL

Hilltop Artists in Residence
Tacoma, WA

Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit
Detroit, MI

Teen Parent Reading Project
Vermont Council on the Humanities
Montpelier, VT

Young Aspirations/Young Artists Inc.
New Orleans, LA


1999 Finalists

AileyCamp - Kansas City
Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey
Kansas City, MO

ALPHA Teen Theatre
Alliance for the Progress of Hispanic Americans, Inc.
Manchester, NH

American Variety Theatre Company
Minneapolis, MN

Artists-In-Training
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
St. Louis, MO

Arts-In-Education
Point Breeze Performing Arts Center
Philadelphia, PA

ArtWORKS for Youth
Tucson-Pima Arts Council
Tucson, AZ

Bard Course in the Humanities
The Door
New York, NY

Boston Photo Collaborative
Jamaica Plain, MA

Chicago Children's Choir
Chicago, IL

Children of the Future
Greater Columbus Arts Council
Columbus, OH

Christina Cultural Arts Center Inc.
Wilmington, DE

City Center Art
Space One Eleven
Birmingham, AL

City Teens Design Company
Artists for Humanity
Boston, MA

Community Connection
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Community Folklife Program and Positive Youth Troupe
Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center
Bronx, NY

Creative Solutions Program
Young Audiences of Greater Dallas
Dallas, TX

Dance-The Next Generation
Sarasota Ballet of Florida
Sarasota, FL

Enriched Instrumental Instruction for Hmong Children
Lawrence Arts Academy
Appleton, WI

James E. Biggs Early Childhood Education Center
Covington, KY

Levine School of Music Southeast DC Campus
Washington, DC

Living Stage Theatre Company
Arena Stage
Washington, DC

Marwen Foundation
Chicago, IL

Mayor's Youth Employment in the Arts
Kenosha, WI

Moving in the Spirit
Atlanta, GA

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

Phillis Wheatley Repertory Theatre for Youth
Greenville, SC

PRIME TIME-Family Reading Time
Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities
New Orleans, LA

Project ABLE
Mill Street Loft
Poughkeepsie, NY

RAW ART Works
Lynn, MA

Santa Fe Teen Arts Center
Warehouse 21
Santa Fe, NM

SmartArt
Center for Development and Learning
Covington, LA

Synthesis Arts Workshop
United Action for Youth
Iowa City, IA

The Artists Collective Inc.
Hartford, CT

The Boys' Choir of Tallahassee
Tallahassee, FL

The LIFT Study Program
The Dance Ring, Inc./New York Theatre Ballet
New York, NY

The Spot
Denver, CO

The Village of Arts and Humanities
Philadelphia, PA

The Wooden Floor
Previously known as Saint Joseph Ballet
Santa Ana, CA

To Make The World A Better Place
New York, NY

YouthWorks
The Lied Discovery Children's Museum
Las Vegas, NV