MAEA members are a thriving group of professionals that encourages an open exchange of ideas and knowledge to help advance the arts in Maryland and Nationally. Are you an MAEA member who would like to see your organization and project featured on this site? Would you like to share how your MAEA membership has been of value to your career? If so, e-mail your story to

MAEA members are biannually honored as both artists and educators.  The MAEA juried exhibition highlights the importance of MAEA member creativity and passion for the arts.  

MAEA recognizes excellence in the many outstanding individuals, state/province associations, and programs of MAEA/NAEA.

This membership program focuses professional attention on quality art education and exemplary art educators from across the state. 

Are you an MAEA member in need of supplies for your classes?  MAEA will award up to $500 to aid in getting supplies for special projects that support state and national strategic goals and standards.  Click to apply!

To support and foster the increase of qualified arts education candidates - MAEA provides a scholarship annually to a MD state high school senior or an MAEA pre-service teacher wanting to become an arts educator and planning to enter into the field arts education program.  Click for more information!

Member Spotlights

Juried Member Exhibit

Student Scholarships

Teacher micro-grants

Recognizing and honoring MEMBERS through awards / publications / scholarships / grant writing / teacher exhibitions


Awards / Nominations


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MAEA is a volunteer organization by teachers for teachers.

MAEA is an affiliation of the NAEA.


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