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Becket Cultural Council

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Cathy Terwedow

557 Main Street
Becket, MA 01223-3252

Application Information

FY23 Allocation


FY23 Local Priorities

Funding Priorities
The Becket Cultural Council provides grants to community-oriented arts, humanities, and educational science programs that benefit the Becket community. Priority is given to organizations, projects, events, and programs that support local youth and senior programs, emphasize cultural diversity, and offer experiences for local residents to enjoy.

FY23 Local Guidelines

How to Apply
Applications for FY23 grants must be received between September 1 and October 17, 2022. Apply online at For more information, visit or attend the online information session on September 13, Note that funding is distributed as a reimbursement of expenses; it is not paid out up front.

Local Guidelines
* Be specific about the benefit of your program to the Becket community.
* List the names and qualifications of the individual(s) leading the activity, as well as any artist fees.
* Where applicable, include a local venue, the event date(s) and time, and the name of a local contact who is sponsoring the activity. Virtual events are eligible.
* Out-of-town applicants without local sponsors will be rejected.

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

FY23 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Becket Arts Center of the Hilltowns, Inc. Music Brings Communities Together $500
Becket Arts Center of the Hilltowns, Inc. Community Arts Workshop $600
Becket Athenaeum, Inc. Museum Passes 2023 $925
Becket Athenaeum, Inc. Becket Athenaeum Community Performances 2023 $450
Becket Beat Training Students As Community Journalists $400
Becket Washington School Hancock Shaker Village Grades K-2 $208
Becket Washington School BTG Touring Production: Knight of Dawn $400
Berkshire Music School, Inc. DRUM TO THE BEAT: A musical enrichment program $500
Hostetter, Jodi Music in The Park $350
IS183, Inc. ARTcentric: Berkshires After-school at Becket Washington Elementary $400
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc. On The Road - Becket $400
Miller, Nicole Cops and Rodders $400
Picard-lenski, Laurel Creative Movement & Body Language $100
Rogers, Scott Windsor Jazz-Blues Workshop $100
The Stockbridge Sinfonia, Inc. The Stockbridge Sinfonia: Intergenerational Community Orchestra of the Berkshires $500
Tupper, Lara Start Your Memoir $300
WAM Theatre, Inc. WAM Theatre’s 2023 Season and Community Engagement program $100

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