Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 13:52:14 -0500
Cc: Abigail Swetz
Subject: Coming Up Taller Awards Program Seeks Nominations - Deadline: January 30, 2009
The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) is inviting nominations for the 2009 Coming Up Taller Awards. In partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), we are embarking on the twelfth year of the Coming Up Taller Awards, which recognizes the accomplishments of exceptional after-school and out-of-school arts and humanities programs. Coming Up Taller finalists receive $10,000, an individualized plaque, and an invitation to attend the Coming Up Taller Leadership Enhancement Conference.
Included with this announcement is the 2009 nomination application and a letter from the federal cultural agency partners. We encourage you to share these or disseminate the link to the Coming Up Taller website www.cominguptaller.org. Please feel free to post this announcement on websites, in newsletters, and in other forms of communication. The deadline for nominations is Friday, January 30, 2009.
If you have questions, please visit our website or contact the President’s Committee at (202) 682-5409.
Coming Up Taller Program
President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities
1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Suite 526
Washington, DC 20506