Online only applications for grants are open from September 1, 2022, to October 17, 2022. The Alford-Egremont Cultural Council makes grant decisions following the carefully structured guidelines of the state program while referencing local needs. The Council is committed to funding a diverse cross-section of arts, humanities, and environmental activities and programs with a determined venue and date. The Council consciously attempts to divide funds evenly between programs that serve specific populations and those that benefit the entire local community. Special consideration is given to projects and programs in Alford, Egremont, and neighboring towns. To learn more and get started with an application, visit the Alford/Egremont Cultural Council Page.