The AFCC Grant Program provides cash awards in support of the artistic and cultural activities of local organizations and individuals. Grant projects should support the broadest goals of the Arts Foundation in supporting the creative economy on Cape Cod and contributing to character and heritage of the region. The next round of funding will begin August 14, 2017. Please review the AFCC Grant Guidelines before applying or calling.
HOW THE APPLICATION IS REQUESTED
Please submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) following the the guidelines specified below. Please be concise in your LOI; think strategically about how to describe your project. The Committee may request additional information or clarification before making a recommendation.
LETTER OF INQUIRY GUIDELINES
In 250 words please include the following:
- Brief description of your organization and its mission
- Focus of your project—the who, what, where, when, why
- An estimate of how much you will be requesting
- Whether or not this project has been previously funded by the AFCC and if so, when.
Letters of Inquiry will be accepted from August 14 – September 29, 2017.
Those invited to submit a full application will be notified during the first week of October, with applications due on October 31. The Grants Review Committee will consider the proposals during the month following the deadline.
2016 Grants Recipients
The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod is pleased to announce the funding of $25,000 to 18 Cape organizations. Read more here.
Dennis Port Revitalization Committee $2,000
Veterans For Peace $500
Cotuit Library $1,000
Fine Art Works Center, Provincetown $1,500
Cotuit Center for the Arts $3,000
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Inc. $1,000
Sandwich Arts Alliance $600
Cultural Center of Cape Cod $1,500 Click for a video clip about the program
The Chatham Orpheum Theatre $1,000
Cape Cod Repertory Theatre $1,000
Cape Conservatory $1,500 Click for a video clip about the program
Heritage Museums and Gardens $3,000
The Woods Hole Film Festival $1,000
Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School Music Department $2,400
Cape Cod Makers $1,000
Cape Cod Collaborative Arts Network – CapeCodCAN! $1,500
Barnstable Senior Center / Town of Barnstable Senior Services $500
Chips House $1,000