Individual Artist Awards 2019 (deadline July 25)

Attention Gateway artists, the Maryland State Arts Council has announced its Individual Artist Awards Program for 2019. Deadline is Wednesday, July 25th, 2018:

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2019 Maryland Individual Artist Awards
Guidelines Available, Webinars Announced
Each year, the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) recognizes outstandingartistic achievement and honors the contributions artists make to our state through the Individual Artist Awards (IAA) program. IAAs are accompanied by grants of $1,000, $3,000 or $6,000 to help support artists as they advance their craft.
The 2019 IAA application is now open to Maryland artists in the following categories:
  • Creative Non-Fiction/Fiction
  • Media
  • Digital/Electronic Arts
  • Theater Solo Performance
  • Painting
  • Works on Paper
MSAC partners with Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF)
to administer the IAA program.
Applicants can access IAA guidelines, application, and application assistance resources by clicking the “Maryland” tab on MAAF’s website.
The deadline for 2019 applications is
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 4:30 pm EST
MSAC and MAAF will offer two webinars to guide IAA applicants through the application process. Advance registration is required.
Thursday, May 31, 2018, 1:00-2:30 PM – Register here
Saturday, July 7, 2018, 10:00-11:30 AM – Register here
Questions about applying? Contact Kimberly Steinle-Super at