The St. Mary’s County Arts Council will present a $1,000 award to four graduating seniors from any St. Mary’s County high school.  The Arts Council has established these awards to recognize, encourage, and support individuals who demonstrate excellence and a high level of interest in the following categories: visual arts, the performing arts, or theater.

To be eligible for this award, a candidate must be a resident of St. Mary’s County, be a currently enrolled senior in a St. Mary’s County high school, whether public or private, or a senior in a home schooled environment.

A completed application must be filed with the St. Mary’s Arts Council no later than Friday, June 15, 2018. Applications and requirements may be found at

Questions regarding the application or the application process should be directed to Nell Elder at 240-309-4061 or