Foundation / Corporation
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation (MAAF)
Award of $2,500 to an individual arts leader for exceptional leadership in an arts related field. Nominees will have demonstrated noteworthy dedication to arts expression, thereby impacting the industry in Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The Alan Cooper Leadership in the Arts Award honors the legacy of an arts leader who has made outstanding contributions to the arts through extraordinary leadership. The Award seeks to recognize individuals who continue Cooper’s legacy of leadership in the arts sector.
MAAF believes that leadership takes many forms and is practiced at all levels; it is the ability to conceive, articulate, and execute a direction and purpose while fostering others’ talents and the exchange of ideas.
The Alan Cooper Leadership in the Arts Award honors an active arts leader who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in the arts sector within the mid-Atlantic region. Exceptional candidates will have demonstrated impactful leadership through the development of innovative models while exemplifying a consistent dedication to the value of diverse artistic expression. Though not required for eligibility, MAAF is particularly interested in recognizing an arts leader who has made significant advances in the areas of public-private partnerships and international cultural exchange.
GrantWatch ID#: 184527
The recipient of the 2020 Alan Cooper Leadership in the Arts Award will be recognized in May 2020. In addition to the acknowledgment event, the awardee will receive a $2,500 honorarium.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit the nomination materials either by email or by mail to:
410-539-6656 x 102
Attn: Adam Plantz, Executive Assistant
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
201 North Charles Street, Suite 401
Baltimore, MD 21201
(Submit as a single hard copy mailed in a single envelope, connected only by a paper clip.)
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
201 N. Charles Street, Suite 401
Baltimore, MD 21201
USA: Delaware; Maryland; New Jersey; New York City; New York; Pennsylvania; Virginia; Washington, DC; West Virginia
USA Territories: Virgin Islands (USA)
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