2017 PGAHC Grant Applications

The 2017 Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council grant season is open. Guidelines and applications are available online at The deadline for all applications and required documents is March 17, 2017 at 5 p.m.

The categories for County Arts Program are: Artist Fellowship Program; County Arts Projects; Cultural Facilities Projects; Emerging Arts Programs; Public Art Building Communities; and Cultural Bridge Programs. The categories for Arts in Education Program are: School-Based Projects; Community-Based Projects; Artist in Residency Projects; Public Art Partnership Projects; and Professional Development Projects.

An information conference call for applicant questions will be held on February 17, 2017 4p.m. -5 p.m. The number is: (712) 432-0400, access code 457736#. An information workshop will be held Saturday February 18, 2017 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. at 1801 McCormick Drive, Largo MD 20774.

FY2017 County Arts Program: Project-Based

County Arts Program: Project-Based

FY2017 Arts In Education: Project-Based

Arts In Education: Project-Based

FY2018 Grants For Organizations

Deadlines and Grant Information Sessions

The Maryland State Arts Council's (MSAC) FY2018 Grants for Organizations (GFO) Program provides unrestricted operating support to arts organizations and arts programs through grant awards. Join GFO Program staff for a Grant Information Session or Webinar (new this year!) to learn more about the Program.

GFO GRANT INFORMATION SESSIONS are scheduled across Maryland to provide an overview of the GFO Program and technical assistance in preparing applications. To apply for activities that take place during FY2018 (July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018) you must submit an FY2018 GFO application. Please take note of the FY2018 GFO Program deadlines below.


Intent to Apply Deadline: September 21, 2016. Mandatory for those new to MSAC and those who did not receive funding for FY2017. Go to to submit your Intent to Apply electronically. The Intent to Apply opens September 1, 2016.

About the Maryland State Arts Council

The Maryland State Arts Council is an agency of the State of Maryland, under the authority of the Department of Commerce, Division of Tourism, Film, and the Arts.

NEA Opportunities

ART WORKS Guidelines: National Endowment for the Arts Grant Program

The guiding principle of "Art Works" is at the center of everything we do at the NEA. "Art Works" refers to three things: the works of art themselves, the ways art works on audiences, and the fact that art is work for the artists and arts professionals who make up the field....Click Here for More Info...

OUR TOWN Guidelines: National Endowment for the Arts Grant Program

The Our Town grant program supports creative placemaking projects that help to transform communities into lively, beautiful, and resilient places with the arts at their core. Creative placemaking is when artists, arts organizations, and community development practitioners....Click Here for More Info...

FY2016 Project Awarded Recipients

County Arts Programs for Organizations

Key: Organization – Amount Awarded – Discipline – Council District

Friends of Greenbelt – $5,000 – Theatre – (4) Greenbelt, MD
Pyramid Atlantic – $5,000 – Visual Arts – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD
Housing Initiative Partnership – $5,000 – Visual Arts – (2 & 5) Mt. Rainier & Landover, MD
CAFE – $5,000 – Music & Art – (4) Greenbelt, MD
Dancing by the Power – $5,000 – Dance – (1 & 2) Hyattsville & Mt. Rainier, MD
Quests Wings – $5,000 – Theatre – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD

County Arts Programs for Individuals

Key: Individual – Amount Awarded – Discipline – Council District

Malkia Lydia – $5,000 – Media Arts – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD
Ronald Beverly – $5,000 – Photography – (6) Upper Marlboro, MD
Erica Ginsberg – $5,000 – Media Arts – (4) Greenbelt, MD

Arts In Education Programs for Organizations

Key: Organization – Amount Awarded – Discipline – Council District

Art Works Now – $2,500 – Visual Art – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD
Joe’s Movement – $2,500 – Dance – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD
Largo HS – $2,500 – Sculpture – (6) Upper Marlboro, MD
Spring Hill Lake ES – $2,180 – Visual Arts – (4) Greenbelt, MD
William Hall Academy E, MS – $1,999 – Literature – (7) Temple Hills, MD
Beltsville Academy MS – $2,500 – Music – (1) Hyattsville, MD
Judith P. Hoyer Montessori – $1,123 – Visual Arts – (5) Landover, MD
Friends Community School – $1,318 – Dance – (3) College Park, MD
Edward M. Felogy ES – $2,300 – Music – (2) Mt. Rainier, MD
Dr. Henry Wise HS – $1,160 – Arts Integration – (4) Greenbelt, MD

Arts In Education Programs for Individuals

Key: Individual – Amount Awarded – Discipline – Council District

Ingrid Hass – $1,320 – Artist in Residency – (4) Greenbelt, MD
Quynn Johnson – $1,500 – Artist in Residency – (5) Landover, MD


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