National PTA’s 2016 Mary Lou Anderson Reflections® Arts Enhancement Grant

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The National PTA Mary Lou Anderson Reflections® Arts Enhancement Grant Program awards up to $1,000 in matching funds to support local PTA arts projects within their school community during the 2017-2018 school year.

Funded projects will increase access to learning opportunities in the literary, media, visual and/or performing arts for at-risk or underserved audiences. Arts projects must actively engage families and community partners to strengthen family-school partnerships.

To be eligible, applicants must (1) submit their complete application online by Friday, March 17, 2017 at 8:00pm EST/5:00pm PST; (2) be a PTA in good standing, as determined by the State PTA; (3) include a list existing and potential income sources to achieve a $1,000 match (e.g. donations from local PTA, school, arts organizations, individual donors, local businesses, etc.).

Please answer every question with as much detail as you can. It is recommended that you review the questions provided in the Grant Announcement and formulate responses before you proceed with this application. You can find the Grant Announcement at Please be advised that once an application is started, it must be completed in order to be reviewed. There is no way to save a partially completed application.
Application deadline is Friday, March 17, 2017 at 8:00pm EST/5:00pm PST. If you have any questions or concerns, please email or call (800) 307-4782.