Grant Applications for 2018

Have an idea for a cultural program or event in Medford? We have grant money to help make it happen! The Medford Arts Council is seeking applications for grant funds to be used for projects taking place in 2018. Applications…

2017 Grants Announced

2017 Grants Announced

February 1, 2017 The Medford Arts Council is pleased to announce its grant awards for 2017. Our total grant budget of $56,000 is the largest amount on record (going back to 1998), and increased by $10,700 over last year. Altogether…

2017 Grant Proposals due October 17

Have an idea for a cultural program or event in Medford? We have grant money to help make it happen! The Medford Arts Council is seeking applications for grant funds to be used for projects taking place in 2017. Applications…

Local Priorities

Local Priorities

In accordance with our requirement as a Local Cultural Council receiving more than $20,000 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, we have created new local priorities to guide our decision-making process for awarding grants. These local priorities for the 2016-2017 grant…

Community Input Survey

Community Input Survey

April 2016 We conducted an online community input survey from August 2015 through mid-March 2016. This survey was one component of our extensive community engagement over the last year. We also convened the Medford Arts and Culture Summit in November…

A bright future for the arts in Medford

A bright future for the arts in Medford

By Gary Roberts Published in CACHE Arts section of the Medford Transcript, March 25, 2016 The past year was a great one for arts and culture in Medford, and the Medford Arts Council has been fortunate to be a part…

Crediting and Publicity Requirements for Grant Recipients

Crediting and Publicity Requirements for Grant Recipients

Please read the following guidelines carefully. They are also available as a downloadable pdf here: Grantee Credit and Publicity Requirements The Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC) and the Medford Arts Council (MAC) must be credited by using the MCC and MAC…