In fiscal year 2007, audiovisual art education materials relating to the Nation's collection of paintings and sculptures and to the Gallery's special exhibitions were shown to a diverse number of audiences across the country 121,174 times. In fiscal years 2008 and 2009, the number of showings and audiences are estimated to remain in this range. The use of these resource materials in the educational community and for continuing and lifelong learning will remain high. In fiscal year 2007, Extension Programs on the Gallery's collections and exhibitions were seen by a reported 24,360,693 persons.
Uses and Use Restrictions
Audio-visual materials for the use in art education programs and humanities curricula.
Schools, colleges, libraries, clubs, museums, community organizations, individuals, and non-commercial educational television stations.
Public and private nonprofit institutions and organizations.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
Write to the headquarters office for list of available materials; order forms provided. Catalogue listings also available on NGA website: http://www.nga.gov/education/classroom/loanfinder.
20 U.S.C. 71-75.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Formula and Matching Requirements
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Post Assistance Requirements
Data on use of materials.
(Salaries and Expenses) FY 07 $480,150; FY 08 est $450,000; and FY 09 est $515,000.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Catalogue of available programs. Entries are also listed on the Gallery web site http://www.nga.gov/resources/index.shtm.
Regional or Local Office
Department of Education Resources, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC 20565. Telephone: (202) 737-4215. Contact: Department Office, Telephone: (202) 842-6273 (FTS 8-737-6600). E-mail: EdResources@nga.gov.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
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