The Charles Gray Award
For Excellence in Arts Education

image descriptionSponsored by the Roy A. Hunt Foundation


The Charles Gray Award is a Pittsburgh CLO arts education recognition awarded annually to an elementary, middle or secondary school in Allegheny County that has demonstrated an enduring commitment to providing, preserving and developing quality arts education for all students as part of the required curriculum.

Purpose

  • To recognize and encourage schools that demonstrate an enduring commitment to quality arts education for all students as part of the required curriculum.
  • To recognize and honor the legacy of Charles Gray, former Executive Producer of the Pittsburgh CLO and advocate for musical theater and arts education.

Recognition

The winning school will receive:

  • $3,000 cash prize to be applied towards the arts programming in their school
  • A special award to be displayed in the school
  • A 2020 Gallery of Heroes production performed in their school

The Pittsburgh CLO will work with the media to publicize the award, the application process, and the winning school to area educators and the general public.

How to Apply:

Applications for the Charles Gray Award will become available in early 2019.

If you have any questions or would like more information about this program, please contact:

Jim Scriven
Education and Outreach Programs Coordinator
jscriven@pittsburghclo.org
412-281-2234 x105