News & AnnouncementsTO REGISTER: Please print and complete the REGISTRATION FORM and send it with your payment to the Worcester County Arts Council (6 Jefferson Street, Berlin, MD 21811).
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: APRIL 15. SEATS ARE LIMITED! REGISTER EARLY!
PLEASE PURCHASE YOUR TICKET AND BE A PART OF OUR FUNDRAISING EFFORT TO ALLOW US CONTINUE THIS VALUABLE PROGRAM!
- one scholarship of $1,000.00 in memory of Janet R.S. Paper
- one scholarship of $1,500 in memory of James Falcon
- additional scholarships of $1000 each
This is a merit scholarship and award decisions are based on evaluation of talent, dedication and potential, not financial need. Graduating seniors, who will major in the visual, performing, music or media arts, are encouraged to apply. Scholarships are also available to college art majors wishing to continue their education in the arts. Applicants are judged on their visual, dramatic, writing, or musical presentations in the form of DVD, CD, or power point recordings.
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2017.
2016 - 2017 APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN. PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND PRINT FORMS LISTED BELOW.
ALL SCHOLARSHIP FORMS HAVE BEEN REVISED AS OF OCTOBER 2016.
ART SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES
ART SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The Worcester County Arts Council's scholarship program is designed to identify, recognize and encourage talented students who demonstrate excellence in Dance, Music, Theater, Visual Arts and Creative Writing.
THE NEXT GRANT DEADLINE: APRIL 15, 2017.
FREE GRANT WORKSHOP:
ALL NEW AND RETURNING GRANT APPLICANTS AS WELL AS NEW GRANT WRITERS MUST ATTEND FREE INFORMATIONAL GRANT WORKSHOP TO BE HELD ON FEBRUARY 25, 10 AM AT THE ARTS COUNCIL (6 JEFFERSON STREET, BERLIN, MD 21811).
APPLICATION FORMS AND GUIDELINES: FORMS HAVE BEEN REVISED AS OF JANUARY 1, 2017.
PLEASE DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE FORMS FOLLOWING THE LINKS BELOW:
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) GRANT GUIDELINES
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) GRANT APPLICATION
MINI GRANTS: GRANT REQUESTS NOT TO EXCEED $500.00.
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) MINI GRANT GUIDELINES
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) MINI GRANT APPLICATION
CAD Grant and Mini Grant Final Report Form - due within 30 days after completion of the project.
Each year in September, Paint Berlin event brings talented artists from across the region who grace our streets, sidewalks, and green spaces, providing our Community and visitors with the unique experience of seeing our surroundings through their eyes while preserving the best aspects of our community.
Membership in our organization plays an extremely important part in promoting the Arts in our County. Membership dues notices are sent out monthly. Please show your support for the Arts in Worcester County by renewing your Annual Membership promptly!