Grants and scholarships roundup - Mount Desert Islander.
The Vincent Astor Incentive Award Fund program was established in 1984 to improve the quality, productivity, and effectiveness of education in the Town of Mount Desert through grants to the staff of Mount Desert Elementary School, the Northeast Harbor Library, and the Mount Desert Island High School.
Mellon Room in the Northeast Harbor Library, 1 Joy Road, Northeast Harbor. In 2020, as America celebrates the 100-year anniversary of the adoption of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U. S. Constitution granting women the right to vote, this class will celebrate what a female student in my last civil rights class called “the other half” of the civil rights story.
The mission of the Friends of the Safety Harbor Public Library is to maintain Safety Harbor’s quality Library by sponsoring programs and helping to support new and existing services and technologies through membership and fundraising. Meetings are typically held the first Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm at the Library.
She and Courtney and their three children make their home on Islesford, which means she takes the mail boat to and from work every day. Kate serves on the Northeast Harbor Library Scholarship Committee as well as the School Board for the Town of Cranberry Isles and is involved with a variety of other island organizations and activities.
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Awards of scholarships to elementary students will be made by the Old Harbor Scholarship Foundation Board and will be based on the funds available to the OHSF, the student's need, the nature of the education activity or field trip, and the quality of the student's essay and application.
Carol Shutt has been the K-8 art teacher at Mount Desert Elementary School in Northeast Harbor for the past 27 years. Over the years Shutt successfully applied for several Vincent Astor Incentive Awards from the Maine Community Foundation. In an interview in her classroom this past December, Shutt talked about her life in art and teaching and benefits of the Astor grants and art education.