Teaching artists who live in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia are eligible to win a cash prize of $1,000.   Winning applicants will submit an idea that reflects their ability to activate unique creative learning opportunities with students. Applications will be adjudicated by a panel of fellow teaching artists.

To qualify, the applicant must meet the following criteria:
-  Submit a viable project that you plan to implement by March 31, 2023.
-  Be a resident in one of the participating conference states.

-  Be a practicing teaching artist in the Mid-Atlantic region (states indicated above) and work no more than half-time at an organization.

Please submit your entry for the Innovate + Create Award here.

Create + Innovate Award

Teaching artists who live in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia are eligible to win a cash prize of $1,000