The Alford Egremont Cultural Council is part of a network of 329 Local Cultural Councils (LCC) serving all 351 cities and towns in the Commonwealth. The LCC Program is the largest grassroots cultural funding network in the nation, supporting thousands of community-based projects in the arts, sciences, and humanities every year. The state legislature provides an annual appropriation to the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency that allocates funds to each community.
Council Opens Gant Award Process for FY24 Awards
Online Application Opens September 1, 2023. Online Application Closes October 17, 2023.
On September 1, 2023, the Alford-Egremont Local Cultural Council (LCC), in partnership with the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC), began accepting applications for grant funding that supports the development, maintenance, and growth of cultural programming that benefits the local Alford-Egremont community.
Your local council is particularly interested in encouraging applications from Alford-Egremont artists, crafters, writers, teachers, historians, and others who would like to share their areas of expertise in the form of performances, classes, and events with community members of all ages at local venues.