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2019 Hawaii Regional Scholastic Art Award Recipients The Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) has announced the regional award recipients of the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Presented by the nonprofit organization the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the 96th Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are the country’s longest-running and ...
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SFCA Board of Commissioners Meetings Unless otherwise specified, the public is invited to attend State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) Standing Committee and Commission Meetings. All meetings take place in the Multipurpose Room of the No. 1 Capitol District building, 250 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, unless otherwise noted. Meetings and agendas are posted ...
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About the Art Bento Program The Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (SFCA) is proud to offer the Art Bento Program at the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum (HiSAM), a museum education program of the Hawaiʻi State Art Museum. Arts education is a top priority in the SFCA Strategic Plan: “To strengthen arts education ...
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School Year 2020 Artists in the Schools Grants The SFCA Art in Public Places Program now funds AITS grants statewide. The goal is to increase students’ appreciation of, and engagement with, the permanent works of art at their school. Schools that have an eligible SFCA Permanent Work of Art (PWA) are eligible to apply. The ...
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ARTS FIRST Partners Arts Education Grants Open to non-profit organizations based in the State of Hawai`i. Purpose: to support arts education professional development for K-12 arts educators in the State of Hawai`i. Important Dates Implementation period: Fiscal Year 2020 (July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020). Application deadline: Thursday March 7, 2019, 11:59 p.m. Hawaii ...
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2019 General Meetings of the SFCA Board of Commissioners The General Board of Commissioners meetings for calendar year 2019 are currently scheduled for: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (meetings may run ...
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Call for applications for Apprentice Mentoring Grants for Fiscal Biennium (FB) 2020/2021. Application postmark deadline: Thursday February 21, 2019 at 11:59 Hawaii Standard Time (HST). All required application materials must be complete and submitted by this deadline. Two-Year Project Implementation Period: FB 2020/2021. First year begins July 1, 2019 and concludes June 30, 2020. Second ...
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Sculpture Lobby Refresh, December 2018 The Hawaiʻi State Art Museum’s Sculpture Lobby has recently been refreshed with a new display of glass sculptures from the Art in Public Places Collection of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. Artworks in the Sculpture Lobby “Blue Axis” and “Basaltic Bliss,” both by Alan Patrick Ness, were ...
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Read the January 2019 Newsletter The Hawai‘i State Art Museum’s January 2019 email newsletter has been published and can be viewed online: January 2019 Event Calendar & Newsletter. Read about upcoming events, new artwork in the museum galleries, and more!

Read the January 2019 Newsletter The State Foundation on Culture and the Arts’ January 2019 email newsletter has been published and can be viewed online: January 2019 eNews. Read about job openings, upcoming arts and culture events, and more! Read previous email newsletters December 2018 November 2018 October 2018 September 2018