Fifty organizations from across the country have just been recognized as 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award Finalists by the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities and its cultural partners – the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services –for their work in providing excellent out-of-school arts and humanities learning opportunities to young people.
Congratulations to the three Massachusetts programs included in the list:
- Boston City Singers (Dorchester)
- Intensive String Training Program for Black and Latino Young People at Project STEP, Inc. (Boston)
- Professional Dance Division at OrigiNation, Inc. (Roxbury)
The 10 winners, selected from this list of 50, are expected to be announced at a White House ceremony some time this fall.