Create Artistic Collaboration in the Classroom!

The Florida Keys Council of the Arts invites artists and teachers to apply for the Artists in Schools Grant with a JUNE 30th deadline.

The streamlined application is available online at:


Artists in Schools funds projects where collaboration between teaching artists and teachers bring innovative arts into the classroom

for grades preK-12 at all Monroe County schools . The Artists in Schools grant program encourages teachers of all subjects, and also artists

of all disciplines to design creative projects together to enhance the existing curriculum. Therefore Projects receiving funding in this cycle must

take place during the first/fall semester of the school year. Also Grants range up to $2,000.  As a result more than $149,000 has been awarded to date.


Artists in Schools projects are made possible with the help of; the sale of Florida State of the Arts license tags, the Florida Keys Council

of the Arts, The Women’s Club, the State of Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, and finally the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.


Questions and assistance in completing the application is always available by contacting the Florida Keys Council of the Arts

at 305-295-4369 or by e-mail

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All the arts, All the Keys, All the time