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68.001 National Gallery of Art Extension Service
NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART
20 U.S.C. 71-75.
To provide educational material (slide programs, teaching packets, videocassettes, videodiscs, CD-ROMs, and DVDs) on the Gallery's collections and exhibitions, free of charge, except for return mailing, to schools, colleges, and libraries across the Nation.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
Audio-visual materials for the use in art education programs and humanities curricula.
Applicant Eligibility: Schools, colleges, libraries, clubs, museums, community organizations, individuals, and non-commercial educational television stations.
Pre-application Coordination: None. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Formula and Matching Requirements: Not applicable.
POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Reports: Data on use of materials.
Account Identification: 33-0200-0-1-503.
In fiscal year 2001, audiovisual art education materials relating to the Nation's collection of paintings and sculptures and to the Gallery's special exhibitions were shown 174,178 times. In fiscal years 2002 and 2003, 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 2001, Extension Programs on the Gallery's collections and exhibitions were seen by a reported 16,640,993 persons.
REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
Catalogue of available programs. Entries are also listed on the Gallery web site www.nga.gov/resources.
Regional or Local Office: None.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: