The Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Foundation is offering four grant programs for BISFA students, faculty, and staff for the 2021-2022 school year.
Click the grants below to read through the updated application details and instructions. Applicants will need to download and type into the fillable PDF, as handwritten applications will no longer be accepted.
This program provides funds that support the success of individual students at the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts. Examples of uses for these grant dollars include: the purchase of equipment, supplies or clothing necessary for their artistic or educational development, college application fees, cost of required field trips, and special events.
This program provides funding for individual students who achieve, state, regional, national and eastern competitions; educational development opportunities based on audition, portfolio review or academic achievement selection; and other earned opportunities, while attending the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts. Summer opportunity grant requests will only be accepted if the student will be returning to BISFA the following school year.
This program will be accepting applications from faculty and staff of BISFA. Grants will be accepted during the school year for programs and activities such as guest artists, master classes, performance opportunities and other enrichment programs that will greatly enhance the overall educational opportunities for the students of BISFA.
This program is for students/instructors who are accepted/invited to participate in a competition outside Washington County, Maryland while attending the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts. Instructors will apply on behalf of their students and themselves and provide a list of all participants.