Arts at the Center of Learning

Grant Application and Guidelines for School Sponsor Sites

The application process for 2017-2018 school year residencies is now closed. The deadline to apply was Friday, February 3, 2017.

Schools can still review the guidelines and application below, which are available as both a Word document and a PDF. This document can be used to apply by using the preset fields to answer the application questions. *We recommend utilizing the Word document for your application.

Technical Assistance Workshops are held in locations throughout the state to help schools prepare applications.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at 609-984-7025 or by email to Michelle.Baxter-Schaffer(at)


Students came alive in their performances
Students learned persistence and the importance of passion
Students learned careful observation and mental representation
Students learned to work together toward a common goal
AIE residencies can fulfill state standards