Vapa Enhancement Program

Projects & Programs

Look at my art!

In the first four years of funding, the VAPA Foundation has achieved the following through the VAPA Enhancement Awards Program:

  • Awarded $130,031 to create enhanced arts education projects at SDUSD schools
  • 91 Teachers at SDUSD have received awards
  • 7,914 SDUSD students have been directly served through the projects that include interactive field trips/workshops, artist residencies, professional development for teachers, and the purchase of non-consumable materials, equipment and musical instruments for any arts discipline


Watch Our Enhancement Program 2018/2019 Video

VAPA Enhancement Program 2022/2023

We are pleased to announce the 2022/2023 VAPA Program Recipients.

Current VEP Partners

David's Harp
Villa Musica
Guitars in the Classroom
The Rosin Box Project
San Diego Ballet
art Form Found Objects Recycled Materials

Past VEP Partners

Guitars in the Classroom
The Rosin Box Project
Arts for Learning San Diego
Ballet Folklorico en Aztlan
San Diego Creative Arts Project
PGK Dance Project
David’s Harp Foundation
Playwrights Project
Malashock Dance
San Diego Junior Theatre
Hausmann String Quartet