Salisbury Arts and Entertainment District is pleased to announce a COVID-19 Emergency Grant opportunity for area artists, as well as, arts and entertainment related non-profits located within Wicomico County with a strong connection to the arts district.
Donor Name: Salisbury Arts and Entertainment District
County: Wicomico County (MD)
Type of Grant: Grant
Size of the Grant: $250 – $2,000
A total of $11,250 will be granted out to the community, with award amounts ranging from $250 – $2,000, made possible by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.
- Individual artists must be residents of Wicomico County over the age of 18 that have experienced a loss of income from artistic activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Individuals must also have participated in art related activities within Salisbury Arts District at some point in the past.
- Activities that qualify include participating in events like 3rd Friday, showing work at a Downtown Salisbury Art Gallery, selling works within the Arts District via retailers, or performing at venues in Downtown Salisbury – including at bars & restaurants. Applicants and awardees from previous emergency grants are eligible. Local visual artists and performing artists are encouraged to apply.
- Local non-profits can also apply that have an organizational mission related to the arts.
For more information, visit Salisbury Arts and Entertainment District.