Quincy Arts Council is accepting applications for Massachusetts Cultural Council 2015 Local Cultural Council (LCC) grants. The LCC grants are the primary means by which the state funds cultural activities in local communities.
Organizations, individuals, and schools engaged in providing programs in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences in Quincy may apply. The deadline for applying is Wednesday, Oct. 15.
Application forms, guidelines, instructions, and a list of 2014 recipients are available on-line at www.mass-culture.org/quincy. Applicants must use the current application form and follow both state and local instructions.
Applicants must submit one original completed application and 12 copies, along with one copy of any optional support materials.
Applications should be submitted to Quincy Arts Council, c/o Quincy Historical Society, Adams Academy Building, 8 Adams Street, Quincy, MA 02169. Applications submitted by mail must be postmarked no later than Oct. 15. Applications may also be hand delivered to Quincy Historical Society no later than 4 p.m. on Oct. 15.
Faxed or e-mailed applications cannot be accepted.
Persons who still have questions after reviewing the information available on-line may call Quincy Historical Society at 617 773-1144; callers should say that they are inquiring about the “Quincy Arts Council.”
Quincy Arts Council will hold a Public Information and Input Meeting Monday, Sept. 15, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Adams Academy Building, 8 Adams St.
This will be an opportunity to learn, ask questions, and offer reactions and recommendations about the Council’s mission and the application and grant-making process.