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Grant Opportunities

ATTENTION FY 2024 GRANT APPLICANTS: FY 2024 Grants are now CLOSED. If you require assistance, please contact the Program Specialist:

The Arts Council of Calvert County’s annual grant season opens August 1.

If you have any questions about the Arts Council of Calvert County’s Grant program, contact the program specialist: or call 410-257-7005 during regular business hours.

Funding for grants offered by the Arts Council of Calvert County originate from a combination of the Maryland State Arts Council, foundation and private grants, community sponsors, and private donors. Grantees must give credit to the Arts Council of Calvert County and the Maryland State Arts Council in brochures, programs, news releases, publications, online advertisements, and all other publicity materials. Projects must take place within the fiscal year for which they are applied (fiscal year begins July 1 and ends June 30). Applications are reviewed by the Grants Review committee.

Grant Recognition Guidelines

If awarded a grant from ACCC, acknowledgement of ACCC grants must be prominently displayed in all materials and announcements for your grant-funded project, including in print and online publications, as well as verbal announcements.

Minimum language requirements:

  • “This [performance, program, event, presentation, etc.] is funded in part by the Arts Council of Calvert County’s [Arts in Education; Community] grant. To learn more, visit”

The Arts Council of Calvert County’s and the Maryland State Arts Council’s official logos must also be included on all in print and online publications. Use the buttons below to download versions of the ACCC and MSAC logos.

Drawing a Straight Line
The Arts Council has awarded grants to the following organizations and schools:
  • Calvert Middle School

  • Calvert High School

  • Calverton School

  • Windy Hill Middle School

  • Dowell Elementary School

  • Northern Middle School

  • Patuxent High School

  • Mill Creek Middle School

  • Huntingtown Elementary School

  • Huntingtown High School

  • Southern Middle School

  • Plum Point Middle School

  • Mutual Elementary School

  • College of Southern Maryland

  • Twin Beach Players

  • Children’s Theater of Southern Maryland

  • Chamber Orchestra of Southern Maryland in Concert (COSMIC)

  • Bayside History Museum

  • New Direction Community Theater

  • Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

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