Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC)
01/31/20 11:59 PM EDT
Grants of $7,000 to Massachusetts arts nonprofits and cultural organizations affiliated with nonprofits and government agencies for operational support. Applicants are advised to begin the application process at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Eligible programs and organizations are those that offer cultural programming to the public in the areas of interpretive sciences, humanities, and the arts.
Gateway grants are two-year operating support grants for organizations and programs with public cultural programming that benefit Massachusetts residents. Gateway grants are designed to be the entry, or gateway, to ongoing, formula-based, unrestricted operating support through Portfolio grants in the Cultural Investment Portfolio. Gateway organizations are a dynamic force for enriching communities, growing the economy, advancing equity, and fostering individual creativity. It will take an organization from four to six years to be eligible to move to Portfolio grants, depending on their success in the Gateway process.
To learn more about the Cultural Investment Portfolio, see: https://massculturalcouncil.org/organizations/cultural-investment-portfolio/.
GrantWatch ID#: 167959
Gateway grants award $3,500 per year for a total of $7,000 distributed over two years.
Gateway grants are two-year operating support grants.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To login or create an organization profile, see: https://mass.gosmart.org/login.php.
Questions? Contact Sara S. Glidden, Program Manager, at Sara.Glidden@art.state.ma.us or 617-858-2710.
DataArts Support Center: Staff at the Support Center is employed by DataArts, not the Mass Cultural Council. They cannot answer questions about Gateway compliance. Contact the Support Center at 1-877-707-DATA (877-707-3282) or firstname.lastname@example.org, Monday-Friday, 9am-8pm.
Mass Cultural Council
10 St. James Avenue, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02116-3803
Toll Free (in MA only): 800-232-0960
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