Maryland State Arts Council
410-767-6484 (Arts in Education office)
MSAC Arts-in-Education Visiting Performer Program
MSAC Arts-In-Education Visiting Performer Funging is available to cover up to 1/3 of the program cost for amy Maryland school working with a designated artist. Schools may use this funding three times in a school year. Contact us to request funding for Artivate’s approved artists.
The MSAC’s Artist in Residence program provides grants to Maryland schools that cover half the cost of a teaching artist residency in a particular school. The school then applies for a grant from the MSAC that covers half the cost of the residency. Browse Artivate’s approved Artist-in-Residence artists and find more information about the grant process on the MSAC’s Artist-in-Residence webpage. Contact us if you are interested in applying for a residency with one of Artivate’s artists.
Funding opportunities may also be available through County Arts Councils in Maryland.
Virginia Commission for the Arts
Virginia Commission for the Arts Touring Artist Assistance Grants
Any non-profit Virginia organization (Arts organizations, theatres, Pre K-12 schools, colleges and universities, libraries, parks and recreation departments, hospitals, nursing homes, service organizations, and units of local government) may apply for The Virginia Commission for the Arts Touring Artist Assistance Grants . The grant covers up to 50% of the performance and/or educational program fees of the performers listed in this publication. Contact us if you would like to apply for funding for Artivate eligible artists. Visit the Virginia Commission for the Arts website to find out more about touring assistance grants.