Maryland State Arts Council has announced that Thursday, Jan. 11, 2007 is the deadline for the 2008 ARTvantage Grant Program. The grant provides opportunities for people to experience and participate in a wide range of art forms and activities, enable arts organizations and artists to expand and diversify their audiences, extend the arts to underserved populations, and emphasize the potential of the arts to help strengthen communities. This grant must be submitted in collaboration with another nonprofit organization. Grant awards are $5,000 to $10,000.
For information about the application or application process, attend an ARTvantage informational workshop from 5 to 6:30 p.m. today at Maryland State Arts Council, 175 W. Ostend St., Suite E, Baltimore, MD 21230.
Register in advance at 410-767-6555 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.