1. Can more than one teacher at my high school submit a proposal?
No, at this time we are only accepting one proposal per school. We encourage collaboration on proposals if various art teachers at your school are interested.

2. Who is eligible to apply?
High school art teachers and educators from Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. Tammany AND St. Charles Parishes are all eligible and encouraged to apply.

3. How does funding work?
The potential maximum award per school is $2,500, with a minimum of $500. Total funds awarded for the 2018-2019 Teacher Assistance Fund will not exceed $5,000. Funds will be given in accordance with respective school policies.

4. How many proposals will be awarded funding?
The number of awards given will depend on the quantity of auspicious entries that are submitted, adding up to a total of $5000. The total $5000 will only be awarded if we receive enough submissions that are in alignment with our mission statement.

5. Will you partially award any submissions?
Yes, if we find that part of your proposal meets our mission and other parts do not, we may decide to award only a portion of your proposal.

Any more questions? Feel free to contact Teacher Assistance Fund Chair Jamie Doerr at