Mattapoisett Cultural Council accepting grant proposals

Sep 4, 2018


The Mattapoisett Cultural Council seeks grant proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities, and science programs until October 15. Grants are available to support cultural projects and activities in and around Mattapoisett – including exhibits, festivals, field trips, short-term artist residencies or performances in schools, workshops, and lectures.

This year, Mattapoisett Cultural Council will distribute approximately $9,000 in grants. Previously funded projects included: theatrical and science programs for children and adults at Mattapoisett Free Public Library, concerts by SouthCoast Children’s Chorus and Tri-County Symphonic Band, youth concerts and music education for Mattapoisett students by New Bedford Symphony Orchestra, programs and exhibits at Mattapoisett Historical Society and in-school arts and science programs sponsored by the Mattapoisett PTA, Old Hammondtown School Robotics Club, Old Colony RVTHS Drama Club, and Friends of ORR Drama, among others. 

The Mattapoisett Cultural Council is now accepting online applications at" Paper applications will not be accepted. For more information, email: