2018-2019 Grant Cycle

2018-2019 Grant Cycle

Share your inspiration and talent with our community! 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 2019. Applications will be accepted…

2018 Community Survey

2018 Community Survey

We learned a lot from our most recent community survey, which was introduced at our Grantee Reception last fall. The online version of the survey ran from January through April of 2018. The results will help and guide our work…

2018 Grants Announced

January 31, 2018 The Medford Arts Council is pleased to announce its grant awards for 2018. With a grant budget of $56,000, we funded 52 projects. A complete list of recipients can be found here. Investing in the vitality of…

2018 Grant Awards

Here are the grant recipients for 2018. We awarded $56,000 to 52 projects. Read our press release for more information about this year’s results. Thank you to everyone who applied. For acknowledgement requirements including the use of our logo, consult…

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 identified local priorities to guide our decision-making process for awarding grants. These local priorities for the 2018-2019 grant cycle…

2016 Community Input Survey

2016 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…