Tancer “Arts in Education” Award
2022 Nomination Application Now Open!
Arizona’s Arts in Education Celebration and the Tancer “Arts in Education” Award, which is an inaugural award in memory of philanthropist, and past Act One member, Bob Tancer.
Robert “Bob” Tancer was an active member of the Act One board, believing in the mission of the organization and working on the committee to expand the educational depth of the field trip experience. Bob saw the tremendous role the teacher played in making the experience rich and educationally rewarding.
Any full-time, certified Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade Arizona general education, special education, or arts educator is eligible to be nominated. The award will be presented at a ceremony at the winner’s school in September. You may self-nominate or nominate someone else. Deadline is Friday, July 15, 2022 at 11:59pm MST. The top 3 nominees will be notified by Monday, August 15th with Zoom interviews taking place the week of August 22. The winner will be contacted by Friday, August 26th.
Winner will receive:
- $1,000 Monetary Award
- Changing Hands Bookstore Gift Certificate
- Original Piece of Art
- Tickets from Arts + Culture Partners
- Field Trips from Arts + Culture Partners