Through establishing the K-16 Partnerships Network at PHENND, he hoped to bring that philosophy to the world of university-school partnerships. The Lindy Award seeks to honor partnerships that focus on meeting articulated school and community needs and that have goals for long-term commitment. At the 2017 K-16 Partnerships Network June Institute, an award of $1,000 will be given to the selected K-16 Partnership to enhance the mission and vision of this partnership (e.g., partner meetings, collaborative technologies, trainings, celebrations, outreach).
Organizations must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible:• Must be located in Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, or Montgomery Counties in Pennsylvania or Burlington, Gloucester, Camden and Atlantic Counties in New Jersey.• Partnership must include at least one K-12 school and one Institution of Higher Education (IHE) partner. • Application must be co-written, submitted and accepted by at least one university staff/faculty member and one K-12 staff member/teacher.• Yearly program budgets cannot exceed $100,000. Criteria
In your application, please focus on:• Process (i.e., how did the partnership begin, how is it maintained?)• The objectives and outcomes of the partnership.• The roles of each partner (school and university)
Please submit your application by Monday, May 1st, 2017, 5:00pm
Questions? Contact Caitlin Fritz at email@example.com or 215-573-2379.