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Mashpee Cultural Council

The total amount of funding that the Mashpee Cultural Council receives varies from year to year, but the goal of the council is to fund as many worthwhile and culturally diverse projects as possible. The Mashpee Cultural Council does not accept field trip applications. The typical grant ranges between $200 and $500 and may be for full or partial funding.


16 Great Neck Road North
Mashpee, MA 02649-2500

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Application Information

FY25 Allocation


FY25 Local Priorities

A desirable application for funding will include a majority of the following:

* Priority will be given to applicants for events being held in the Town of Mashpee, but not limited thereto
* Attracting an under-served group or a broad spectrum of the population may merit special consideration
* Current letters of recommendation are encouraged
* New events and first-time applications may merit special consideration
* Complete on-line application

Additional Local Priorities:

Note to Artists and Performers – To be considered for funding, you will need to identify in your application a named venue, and contact for your project, if applicable. Attach any letter of support with your application, under SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS. Arrangements should be made prior to application submission.

FY25 Local Guidelines

Applicants have one year from the approval letter date to complete the project and submit for reimbursement. Project must include the Massachusetts Cultural Council logo in publicity-related materials, as well as state specifically that funding was granted by the Mashpee Cultural Council.

Any changes to an approved project must be submitted to the council in advance for review.

Approval and denial letters will be sent in December, 2023.

Applications and related materials must be submitted ON-LINE only. No hard copies will be accepted or considered. See to create and submit an application.

First-time applicants, local artists and presenters are encouraged to apply.

Letters of recommendation are welcome.

The Mashpee Cultural Council also maintains a Facebook page:

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On-Line Application Opening Date: September 1, 2023

On-Line Application deadline: October 17, 2023 (11:59 pm EST)

Review process takes place October-November, 2023

Denial letters will be sent out in December, 2023

Successful candidates will be notified by End of Year, 2023

Applicants with any questions may email Wendy Bornstein, Treasurer,

How Grant Recipients Are Paid

Reimbursement Grants

FY24 Funding List

Name Project Title Amount
Bates III, Davis R. Celebrating the Season: An Inter-generational Performance $400
Good Grief Cape Cod Wôpanâak Language Reclamation Project Expressive Art Therapy Program $500
Harcovitz, Ruth GREAT DAY FOR THE IRISH! $450
Hurlbut, Steven M. Jumpin' Juba Senior Concert $360
Indigenous Imprint, Inc. Indigenous Imprint $400
Lappen, Henry Henry the Juggler Performance $450
Lewis - Parks, Andrew Lewis and Shea Present “Songs and Stories of the American Folk Revival for Seniors.” $500
Linking Indigenous & Non-Indigenous Knowledge, Inc. A Wampanoag Cultural Experience: Kids Teaching Kids $400
Mashpee Inclusion and Diversity Committee Race Amity Day Festival $500
Mashpee Public Library Owls Up Close $250
Mashpee Public Schools Alex Torres & His Latin Orchestra Afro-Caribbean Arts in Education Music Residency $500
Song Keepers, LTD Thump & Soul in The Park $250
Tincknell, Roger L. From Ireland to America $500
Watson, Andrea Read to Me at KCC Story Walk 2024 $566
Wilson, Mary Puppets, Paul & Mary Show $400
York, Matt Matt York - Songs and Stories: Johnny Cash $350

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