Foundation / Corporation
Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC)
03/19/15 11:59 PM
Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Montgomery County, Maryland individual artists and scholars and collaborations of individual artists and scholars working in a wide array of arts and humanities disciplines to advance their work. Applicants may wish to schedule a consultation appointment prior to submitting an application.
Through Grants to Individual Artists and Scholars, AHCMC seeks:
-To support artists and scholars and collaborations of artists and scholars in creating and producing new work;
-To support artists and scholars and collaborations of artists and scholars with opportunities that contribute to strengthening their business, managerial, artistic or scholarly skills;
-To nurture artists and scholars who represent the diverse, multi-cultural character of Montgomery County; and
-To support innovative and distinctive artistic and scholarly work by the County’s resident artists and scholars.
The following are examples of activities that are eligible for funding. Applicants are encouraged to think creatively about the activities proposed in the grant application.
-Composing a musical work
-Creating paintings, photographs, sculpture, or prints
-Conducting research in preparation for writing a book or scholarly article
-Creating work products based on variations or new arrangements of traditional or historical works
-Writing poetry, a novel, a nonfiction work, or a screenplay
-Work with a mentor, artist or teacher in the applicant’s field
-Creating a business plan or marketing plan
-Travel, hotel, meals and/or registration expenses for workshops or training program
-Attending a residency for the purpose of learning a new artistic or scholarly skill or technique and/or creating new work
GrantWatch ID#: 150267
$1,000 - $5,000
Applications will be accepted for activities proposed to take place between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.
Robert Hanson, Grants Program Officer
Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County
801 Ellsworth Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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