May 28, 2019
Volume 19-13
Welcome!
Welcome to Artist Alley,
Washington County Arts Council's electronic newsletter. We hope this publication will engage you with the arts in your community.
WCAC welcomes your ideas and support as it continues to take the lead in bringing together the community's art organizations to strengthen our region's arts culture.
For artist information, arts events, calls for art, and more visit WCAC's web page... www.washingtoncountyarts.com .
AVAILABLE GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
Applications are now being accepted for the following programs:
 
Artist in Residence Program
 
The MSAC's Artist in Residence (AiR) Program provides grants to Maryland schools that cover half the cost of a teaching artist residency. 
 
Guidelines for the FY20 Program can be found  here and applications can be accessed in  eGrant
 
Presenting and Touring Program
 
The Maryland Touring Grant assists eligible nonprofit organizations by, subsidizing the presentation of any performer on the Maryland Performing Artist Touring Roster. 
 
Guidelines for the FY20 Program can be found  here and applications can be accessed in  Smart Simple . All applicants will need to register for a new account. 
 
Creativity Grant Program 
 
The purpose of the Creativity Grant Program is to strengthen the vitality and sustainability of artists and small organizations, in order to maintain a strong arts infrastructure in the state. The Creativity Grant also provides opportunities to serve the growing needs of relevant arts projects and collaborations within Maryland communities.
 
Guidelines for the FY20 Program can be found  here and applications can be accessed in  Smart Simple , beginning June 5. All applicants will need to register for a new account. Applications submitted prior to June 5 can be submitted through the application link on our  website .  
Artwork by: Andrea Sauer
To include your happenings in future editions of Artist Alley, please send your art information to maryanneb@washingtoncountyarts.com

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The Washington County Arts Council, Inc. is funded by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency of the Department of Business & Economic Development.
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Maryland Citizens for the Arts, and Americans for the Arts
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