MSAC’s Grants for Artists Program
The Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) launches the Grants for Artists program which provides financial support accompanied by recommended, MSAC-supported professional development offerings tailored to meet the needs of artists working in various genres and media. The purpose of the Grants for Artists program is to contribute to the sustainability of artists’ livelihoods by providing funds that support working or living expenses.

To be eligible:

  • Must be an artist providing evidence of regular creative practice.
  • Must produce or present projects or programs that are relevant to the community and accessible to the public.
  • Must be Maryland residents (owning or renting residential real property in Maryland at the time of application submission and throughout the funded project or program) and must be 18 years of age or older.
  • May not be enrolled in any matriculated high school, undergraduate or graduate degree program.

View more information on the application process and grant guidelines on the Maryland State Art Council’s website.

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