Worcester Arts Council (WAC)
10/15/21 11:59 PM
Grants and fellowships to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, libraries, and agencies in eligible locations to support the humanities, arts, and sciences. Funding is intended to promote access, excellence, diversity, and education in a range of disciplines, with the goal of improving the quality of life for residents and contributing to the economic vitality of the City of Worcester.
Grants are issued to support arts, humanities, interpretive sciences, visual artists, performing artists, science educators, historians, and other humanists; as well as community, business, and civic groups, social service organizations, schools, neighborhood centers, and youth, senior, and family associations.
The official WAC Funding Priorities for FY22 are:
Two types of grants are offered:
GrantWatch ID#: 159398
WAC typically awards a minimum of two fellowships in the amount of $5,000 each year. Additional fellowships in varying amounts may be made available at WAC’s discretion, subject to total available grant funds and the grant applicant pool.
Project grants have historically ranged from several hundred dollars up to $5,000.
All expenses must be incurred in the calendar year of the grant award.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Project application: https://massculturalcouncil.smartsimple.com/s_Login.jsp
Fellowship application: https://airtable.com/shrtvx2dO6xSCidbf
Submit questions to ArtsCouncil@WorcesterMA.gov
Worcester Arts Council
455 Main Street, Room 409
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: 508-799-1400 X 31414
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