Stoughton Cultural Council
The Stoughton Cultural Council’s mission is to vitalize our community by connecting individual artists, cultural organizations, schools, and other community groups through the arts by awarding and administering Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant Funds.
10 Pearl Street
Stoughton, MA 02072-2364
FY23 Local Priorities
Please note that only applications submitted online will be accepted.
Priority will be given to performances, events, artists, and organizations based in Stoughton.
A letter of support from a partner or sponsor (organization, venue, department head, etc.) is strongly recommended.
Extra consideration will be given to first-time applicants. Returning applicants will be considered in part on compliance with guidelines in previous grant cycles.
FY23 Local Guidelines
Application(s) can be obtained at the Stoughton Town Hall and the Stoughton Public Library.
Please submit six copies of your Grant Application.
Look for additional information in the local Penny Saver in September.
The following guidelines changes were voted unanimously at the August 13, 2012 Cultural Council meeting.
1.Reimbursement change – If grantee does not apply for reimbursement within the allotted timeframe, future grant decisions may be jeopardized.
2.Funding Priority – will be given to Stoughton performances, events, artists and organizations based in Stoughton.
3.Letter of Support – A letter of support from the Stoughton sponsor (organization, venue or department head) is recommended for favorable preference.
4.Advertising – All advertising for a funded project must acknowledge the support of the Stoughton Cultural Council by a written or verbal credit statement , or by use of the Massachusetts Cultural Council logo
How Grant Recipients Are Paid
FY23 Funding List
|Bates III, Davis R.||A Celtic Celebration: Performance for Seniors||$500||Canton Community Theatre, Inc.||Hands on a Hardbody by Doug Wright||$1,000||Christ Congregational Church||Arts & Music at Christ Church||$400||Easton Community Access Television ECAT, Inc.||Hockomock Film Festival||$300||Fuller Craft Museum, Inc.||Craft for Kids||$350||Jubilate Chorale, Inc.||Durufle's Requiem||$500||Neponset Choral Society, Inc.||FY23 Summer Sing||$1,000||O'Riley, Jaclyn||St. Patrick's Day Family Celebration||$985||Richard L. Wilkins Elementary School||Ms. Pike's Picture Books||$1,000||Science & Engineering Education Development, Inc.||Fossil Program at Stoughton Public Schools||$2,855||Self Help, Inc.||Music Education for Young Children||$500||Sharon Community Chamber Orchestra, Inc.||SCCO Spring Concert 2023 Featuring Female Composers||$500||Stoughton Historical Society, Inc.||Printing and Publication of "Snippets of Stpughton History"||$2,000||Stoughton Lions Club||Concerts In The Park||$2,500||Stoughton Public Library||Travel to Portugal...in your own backyard!||$1,425|