Graduate Studies & Research
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Current Opportunities

Arts and Humanities

DBID: 1684
Category: Arts and Humanities
Program: Opportunity Grants
Agency: Maryland Humanities Council
Deadline: 3/1/2013
Description: The Opportunity Grant program provides small grants, up to $1,200, that give priority to the programming needs of small institutions and underserved audiences. The Opportunity Grant is flexible, responsive, and encourages the use of the humanities in new and innovative programming. Successful Opportunity Grants share the following goals: Support public programs that use the humanities as the central resource; encourage the use of the humanities in new or innovative ways; Promote high quality public programs that effectively engage Maryland residents. Support programs throughout Maryland, including projects by institutions and organizations not previously involved with MHC; and Reach the public of Maryland, including audiences and communities (socioeconomic, ethnic and geographic) that are not served by other MHC programs.

Opportunity Grant deadlines are January 1, March 1, May 1, July 1, September 1, and November 1. Deadlines falling on the weekend or holiday will be moved to the next business day. Upcoming 2013 deadlines are as follows:

Web Site:
Program URL: []
Contact: Andrea Lewis
108 West Centre Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-4565
Tel: 410-685-6161
Fax: 410-685-0795
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