In order to apply for an LCC grant, applicants must meet all eligibility and criteria requirements of the LCC Program.
For more detailed information, refer to the full LCC Program Regulations and Guidelines (PDF).
Amount Available for Granting in FY
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Applications for field trips are accepted. (Formerly known as PASS applications.)
LCC Program Guidelines (PDF)
The postmark deadline for applications is October 15
The WCC local funding priorities for 2016 include:
Collaborative projects between cultural groups and community organizations.
Proposals involving local individuals.
New applicants or projects that are under represented in the community.
Local GuidelinesGrants must have a confirmed local venue/connection.
A letter from the hosting venue is required to accompany the application.
A well planned budget and proposal is required to accompany the application.
Funds are not to be used as the sole means of support for projects of a continuing nature. Reapplications for continuing projects are occasionally funded for more than three years. We encourage groups not to rely on WCC funding on a yearly basis and to develop other sources of funding.
Funds may not be used for the purchase of food.
Funds for scholarships are available to applicant organizations or individuals, and must demonstrate community benefit.
The applicant, or person leading the project/program, should have been engaged in the kind of activity for which funds are requested for at least one year.
Those who receive grants are required to publicize their program to Weston residents and to acknowledge the Weston Cultural Council in all promotional material.
For a complete list of requirements visit
How much can I ask for?
Due to the limited amount of funds available, grants over $750 are rarely funded.
The majority of grants funded were for less than $750.
Smaller requests are more likely to be funded in full.
Partial funding is frequently offered by the Weston Cultural Council.
No application for funding will be considered unless the applicant has completed the following:
The applicant must submit a well planned budget and proposal.
The proposal must include a confirmed venue or sponsoring organization. A letter from the venue provider/organization confirming the location and date is required.
Applicant must submit 12 copies of the application.
An online application will be available September 1, 2016