Resources for Arts & Entertainment Districts

Maryland Arts Directory - showcase your work on MSAC’s website 

MSAC Resource Bulletin for Artists - find local, regional, national, and international opportunities for artists updated weekly

Maryland Independent Artist Awards - annual awards with grants of $2,000-$25,000 that recognize achievement by Maryland artists making work independent of an institution or organization

Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance’s Baker Artist Portfolios and Awards and Ruby’s Project Grants for Baltimore-area artists

County Arts Agencies of Maryland - visit your local arts council to find what opportunities they offer for individual artists

Maryland Business Express - search the clearinghouse of all State of Maryland resources for businesses

Maryland Incentive Programs - browse Maryland's financial incentive programs 

Department of Commerce Resources - find resources to help start and grow your business  

University of Maryland Small Business Development Center - free and low-cost training and funding strategy resources

Funding and Support Programs for Maryland Communities - learn about resources available from the Department of Housing and Community Development