Diversity in Arts Leadership interns complete inaugural program

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Americans for the Arts, the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and the Cross College Alliance (CCA) recently announced the successful completion of the Diversity in Arts Leadership (DIAL) program in Sarasota and Manatee counties. Five interns in Sarasota/Manatee out of 39 total finalists nationwide were selected for the program, now in its 30th year, and participated in summer work placement at an arts and culture organization. Interns received a $4,500 pre-tax summer work stipend, 30-plus hours of professional development workshops, plus arts activities, facilitated discussions and more. They also receive access to the national DIAL intern cohort and robust DIAL alumni network.

Read the full story as published in Sarasota Magazine here.