Foundation / Corporation
MassDevelopment and the Mass Cultural Council
01/15/21 11:59 PM ET
Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and IHEs for the development of facilities primarily focused on the arts, sciences, and humanities. Applicants are required to submit an intent to apply prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to assist with the acquisition, final-stage design, construction, repair, renovation, rehabilitation, or other capital improvements or deferred maintenance of cultural facilities in Massachusetts.
The goal of this program is to promote the development of cultural facilities that are thoughtfully planned and developed, contribute to the cultural and economic lives of their communities, have a transformative impact on the community, and are supported by significant matching contributions from the private sector.
The Capital Grant Program offers grants for:
GrantWatch ID#: 139140
Award maximums for Capital Grants have not been set at this time. Maximum grants for the past few years have been in the range of $200,000 – $250,000. A maximum grant amount will be set by the Cultural Facilities Fund Advisory Committee during the review process.
Applicants must demonstrate that the project can begin and the match can be raised within 18 months of the application deadline, or by June 2022.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To access the Intent to Apply and online application: https://mass.gosmart.org/login.php
Jay Paget, Program Director
Miranda Cook, Program Officer
Mass Cultural Council
10 St. James Ave. 3rd floor
Boston, MA 02116
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