JUMP StArts supports high quality arts education and artist(s)-in-residence programs for youth engaged in the juvenile justice system. Activities may take place in classroom, after-school, social services, or incarceration settings. The proposed project must be designed and developed in partnership between an arts organization and a juvenile justice/social services entity. The project should demonstrate significant planning and should reflect a collaborative relationship between the partnering organizations.
The program requires the partnership of an arts entity and a juvenile justice entity. The applicant may be either the arts partner or juvenile justice facility/agency.