First "ArtScience" prize announced by City of Boston

The City of Boston has announced what it says is the first ever "ArtScience Innovation Prize". The $100k prize hits on the importance of cross-disciplinary learning:

The ArtScience Prize aims to educate through the process of creation, to explore ideas and conduct experiments at the intersection of art and science, and to create social impact. Throughout this school-year-long program, teams of Boston Public High School teens will be mentored by professional artists, scientists, and entrepreneurs to develop project concepts and present their ideas to a panel of judges. Their project development process will be