IAEA Scholarship applications are due 1. Undergraduate and graduate $1000 scholarships available for full time students. 2. Professional development grants available for current and retired members for up to $500. 3. Carolyn and James Howlett Scholarship Fund was designed for IAEA members certified to teach art in Illinois who are interested in professional development through the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Professional development could be through a School of the Art Institute of Chicago continuing education course, seminar, workshop or Ox-Bow session.
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.