Arts Education

Artists in the Schools Grant Applications Open Public and charter schools statewide (K-12) are encouraged to apply for a Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Artists in the Schools (AITS) Program grant for school year 2018-2019. The program provides grants of up to $6,000 per school for a residency with a teaching artist ...
Read More

Congratulations to Nicholas Amador, Hawaii’s Poetry Out Loud State Champion! Nicholas will compete in the national finals April 23-25 in Washington D.C. at the Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University. The national semifinals and finals will be webcast live by Poetry Out Loud. Punahou School senior Nicholas Amador is Hawaii’s Poetry Out Loud state champion for ...
Read More

55th Annual Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards (2018) Exhibit Dates: February 16 – April 13, 2018 Turnaround Gallery (far end of the east side Diamond Head Gallery on the second floor) The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s largest, longest-running, most prestigious visual and literary arts program recognizing accomplishments of students in grades ...
Read More

Hawaiʻi State Art Museum: Current Exhibits and Upcoming Events Current Exhibits HAWAIʻI: Change & Continuity ACCESSION EMPHASIZED: eye on scale 55th Annual Hawaiʻi Regional Scholastic Art Awards (opens Friday, February 16) February 2018 First Friday: Julia Akatsu Stoyanov ~ classical piano Friday, February 2, 2018 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. | Second Floor Second Saturday: ...
Read More

Applications are now open for Hawaiʻi State Department of Education (DOE) elementary schools on Oahu to apply for the free Art Bento museum education program. The Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) is proud to offer the Art Bento Program @ HiSAM, a museum education program of the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum ...
Read More

For information about award notification, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org. To RSVP for the awards ceremony, go to 2018 YAH RSVP, or contact the Dept. of Education OCISS Standards Support Section at (808) 305-9709. 2018 Young Artists of Hawaiʻi: My Culture, My Family, and Me Hawaiʻi State ...
Read More

For information about award notification, shipping, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please visit the Scholastic Art Awards website: Hawaii Art Region. For additional student, teacher, and parent/guardian information, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org. The 55th Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Student Art Awards exhibit, displaying artwork by students from across the state, will be ...
Read More

For information about award notification, shipping, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please visit the Scholastic Art Awards website: Hawaii Art Region. For additional student, teacher, and parent/guardian information, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709, michelle_chun@hawaiidoe.org. The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s largest, longest-running, most prestigious visual and literary arts program recognizing ...
Read More

September 10 – 16, 2017: National Arts in Education Week is a national celebration recognizing the transformative power of the arts in education. Passed by Congress in 2010 through House Resolution 275, the celebration is designated to bring attention to this cause for elected officials and educational decision makers across the country and to support equitable ...
Read More

Calling all high school students interested in reciting great poetry! The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation are once again sponsoring Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation competition with thousands of dollars in prizes and an opportunity for one Hawaii winner to compete with other state winners in Washington, DC for ...
Read More