Professional Development

MSAC responds to the needs of Maryland's arts sector with an array of Professional Development opportunities.

Annual offerings include: 

  • Fall Regional Arts Institutes at seven different locations throughout the state
  • An annual Maryland Arts Summit
  • A Winter Webinar Series
  • Ongoing virtual professional development based on feedback and sector needs, and 
  • A Professional Development Opportunity Grant to support additional independent or collaborative professional development.

MSAC staff is also available to help further identify your needs for professional development and connect you and/or your organization to the best resources available. For additional professional development requests, please contact Director of Grants and Professional Development, Dana Parsons, at

Professional Development Offerings

Please visit the MSAC Eventbrite page for a list of all online offerings and registration information!

Coming Soon!


The Professional Development Opportunity Grant program encourages and supports relevant professional development opportunities for artists and arts organizations throughout Maryland. Read more.