Guidelines & Tools

Cambridge Arts Grant Program Guidelines

Please review the PDF below for the Cambridge Arts Grant Program Guidelines and application instructions. 

Note: Applications must be submitted through the Mass Cultural Council's grant application web portal and the Required Supplementary Materials must be submitted through Cambridge Arts' grant application web portal. Cambridge Arts' web portal will be available on August 1, 2019 and the Mass Cultural Council web portal will be available on September 1, 2019.

Cambridge Arts Grant Program Community Meeting Tools

Cambridge Arts hosts two annual community meetings related to the Cambridge Arts Grant Program. Both meetings are free and open to all. Please see below for details regarding these meetings and for PDFs of the handouts distributed at the meetings.

General Grant Information & Introduction to Online Application
Monday, August 12, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Community Meeting Room
City Hall Annex
344 Broadway, 2nd Floor

Grant Writing Workshop
Monday, September 16, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Community Meeting Room
City Hall Annex
344 Broadway, 2nd Floor

Please bring a draft proposal your proposal for review. RSVP to jbarry@cambridgema.gov by September 12th to reserve your spot.

To download copies of the handouts distributed at these meetings, please click the links below:

Cambridge Arts Grant Program Report Forms

All projects that receive funding from the Cambridge Arts Grant Program are required to submit a Final Payment Invoice, Final Report & Budget Forms, receipts for major project expenses, and evidence that the event took place and was credited as promised. Please see below for PDFs of the required forms.