Arts Education in Maryland Schools Grant FY24


The purpose of the AEMS program funding is to provide operating costs to plan and implement professional learning for arts educators in Maryland. Arts Education in Maryland Schools. (AEMS) is the only eligible applicant for this program.

When will the application be open?

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Application Submission Date

Friday, July 14, 2023. No later than 5:00 pm EST

Customer Service Support Sessions

MSDE will hold three customer service support sessions for interested applicants. During these sessions, MSDE personnel will provide an overview of the application process. The sessions will be held on:

Customer Service Support Session 1

Thursday, June 22, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link

Customer Service Support Session 2

Thursday, June 29, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link

Customer Service Support Session 3

Thursday, July 6, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link

MSDE staff will also be available to provide technical assistance throughout the grant application process. Contact Susan Spinnato at with questions related to the Next Generation Scholars of Maryland Grant Program.

This funding opportunity, including all attachments and updates, can be downloaded from the MSDE Office of Grants Administration and Compliance website.


If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact the Program Monitor:

Susan Spinnato
Program Manager for Teaching and Learning
Phone: (410) 767–0349

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers will be posted to the MSDE website following customer service support sessions.