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).
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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
Priority will be given to applicants who are Williamsburg residents; proposals that directly benefit the Williamsburg community; applicants who have arranged for a sponsor or venue for their project prior to filling out an application; applicants who have not previously (or recently) applied to the Williamsburg Cultural Council; repeat applicants with projects that vary significantly from those done in the past.
All applicants must submit their proposal on an official application form.
Blank applications are available on the Massachusetts Cultural Web site or hard copies are at the Town Clerk's Office or Meekins Library usually by September.
Applicants are required to submit one set of supporting materials. That may include CDs, resume, publicity material, critical reviews, photos, printed materials. Letters of support/commitment from sponsoring organizations are strongly encouraged.
If an applicant states that he/she will be working with or for another person, organization, or conducting the project in a specific facility, a letter of commitment or agreement from the individual/organization/facility’s representative must be submitted with the application. All applicants proposing to work in the Williamsburg public school system must contact and receive approval from the school principal.
Projects must be completed within one year of the date of the letter that notifies the recipient of their grant award that has been approved locally and by the state.
Events/activities must be held in physically accessible facilities.
The Williamsburg Cultural Council must be notified two weeks prior to the commencement of funded projects.
Reimbursement forms must have supporting documentation attached that includes:
program from event, flyer from event, press release or advertisement, invoice (if applicable), copy of cancelled check (if applicable), receipts (if applicable).
An online application will be available September 1, 2016