For the fourth time, Caldera has been named one of the top 50 finalists for the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program award. This award is given by the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities and its partner agencies, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This year there were 285 nominees from 50 states and the District of Columbia. Our selection as one of the top 50 finalists distinguishes Caldera as one of the top arts- and humanities-based programs in the country. The President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities will announce the 12 award recipients on November 17, 2015. Stay tuned to see if Caldera is selected! The winning organizations have the opportunity to accept the award personally from the First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House.
The National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award is the Nation’s highest honor for after-school and out-of-school arts and humanities programs that celebrate the creativity of America’s young people, particularly those from underserved communities. This award recognizes and supports excellence in programs that open new pathways to learning, self-discovery, and achievement. Read more about the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award and the other finalists here.
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