DCA now accepting arts grant applications
CAMBRIDGE — Applications now are being accepted for organizations wishing to ap
ply for the Dorchester Center for the Arts Community Arts Grants program. The deadline to submit applications is Friday, Dec. 2. Grants are intended to en
courage arts programming and participation in Dorchester County.
Supported arts disciplines include dance, theater, visual arts, music, film, literary arts, heritage and multi-disciplinary arts programming. Individual grants average $100 to $900.
Grant allocations will total $2,000 for the 2016-17 fiscal year, and programs must take place between Jan. 1, 2017, and June 30, 2017.
Applications are evaluated on the following criteria: artistic merit, organizational ef
fectiveness and service to the community. Organizations receiving funds must be located or producing programs in Dorchester County, and be incorporated as a nonprofit or
ganization or be in the process of obtaining certification.
To get an application and review grant guidelines, visit DCA at 321 High St. in Cambridge. Forms also can be downloaded from www. dorchesterartscenter.org.
For more information, call 410-228-7782.