Society for the Arts in Healthcare Invites Applications for Healing Arts Awards
Deadline: January 21, 2008
The Blair L. Sadler International Healing Arts Awards recognize individuals or teams of individuals -- including both professionals and students -- for exemplary literary, visual, performing, multidisciplinary, or media arts projects that have had a measurable impact on the quality of the healthcare experience for patients, families, and/or caregivers. The program seeks to promote research-based "best practice" programs that can be spread throughout the world, and is presented in partnership with the Society for the Arts in Healthcare http://www.thesah.org
Awards will be given to both students and professionals in any of the following art forms: Literary Arts; Media Arts; Multi- disciplinary Arts; Performing Arts; and Visual Arts.
First-place professional winners will receive $1,000 each (per individual or team), while first-place student winners will receive $500 each (per individual or team). First-place winners also will receive a complimentary general conference registration (limited to two per team) for the 2008 Society for the Arts in Healthcare Conference, "Embracing Our Past, Shaping Our Future: 21st Century Innovations," April 16-19, 2008, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
All primary applicants must hold a current membership with the Society for the Arts in Healthcare. Non-members can join immedi- ately in order to become eligible. Applicants must have partnered with a healthcare organization to complete the project.
Complete program information is available at the Society for the Arts in Healthcare Web site. RFP Link: http://fconline.foundationcenter.org/pnd/10009985/thesah