September 30, 2020 - MSAC introduces a new grant to support organizational development for MSAC’s three network-based programs: Arts & Entertainment Districts (A&E), County Arts Development (CAD), and the Folklife Network.
July 16, 2020 - As part of the recent $50 million for the Maryland Nonprofit Recovery Initiative for COVID-19 Relief, the $3 million awarded to the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) will be distributed through the Emergency Grant Program.
July 8, 2020 - The COVID-19 state of emergency has resulted in lost income across the creative sector. MSAC has responded immediately by convening constituents, passing measures to ease the burden on organizations and artists during this challenging time, and compiling lists of state and national resources.
June 4, 2020 - As an immediate response to the pandemic, MSAC, Maryland State Department of Education’s Fine Arts Office, Arts Education in Maryland Schools Alliance, and Maryland Citizens for the Arts collaborated to offer four public LISTENING SESSIONS.