Leicester Arts Council
The Leicester Arts Council seeks to enrich our community by supporting the work of local artists and organizations offering a variety of cultural programs, classes and events in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences. Supported programs promote access, education, diversity and excellence.
3 Washburn Square
Leicester, MA 01524-1358
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FY23 Local Priorities
l. The Leicester Arts Council does not fund travel , food or beverage expenses.
2. Program quality and benefit to the community are major considerations in all grant decisions.
3. The LAC gives priority to well-planned, locally generated applications, to applications with letters
of community support, and to applications with pre-scheduled venues.
4. The LAC encourages applicants to provide information: press releases, brochures, letters of support. Maximum
FY23 Local Guidelines
The purpose of the Leicester Arts Council (LAC) is to support enriching public programs for our community in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences that promote access,
education, diversity, and excellence.
Local grant funds should add to existing programs and not be used to replace existing
The LAC encourages applicants to seek funding from a variety
of sources rather than depending solely on council funding for projects.
Application forms are available online.
If you have any questions about filling out the application, contact an LAC member for help.
Applicants will be logged in order of receipt by the LAC, and applications will be checked to make sure they
are complete. When possible, applicants will be notified of deficiencies.
How Grant Recipients Are Paid
FY23 Funding List
A grant list will be published here after January 17, 2023 and once the Local Cultural Council has finalized their decisions.
Review Complete LCC Program Guidelines