Nonprofit Arts Organizations in Harford County may request grants to support general operating costs. These grants must be matched at a minimum ratio of 2:1. Primary activity of organization must be producing or presenting the arts. Nonprofit Organizations (whose primary purpose is other than producing or presenting the arts) in Harford County may request grants to support Arts Programming in Harford County open to the general public. In addition, colleges, universities, units of government, and religious organizations may apply for this type of support. Grants supporting Direct Costs of Arts Programming must be matched at a minimum ratio of 1:1
Supported arts disciplines:
folk & traditional arts
In fiscal year 2022, IDEA principles have been incorporated into the criteria. Ratings will reflect evidence of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access within the application. Please review Community Arts Development Grant Program Fiscal Year 2022 Guidelines for more information about eligibility, requirements, criteria, application and review process.
Grants are made possible through a County Arts Development Grant from Maryland State Arts Council, an agency of the State of Maryland under the authority of the Department of Commerce, Division of Tourism, Film and the Arts