In order to apply for an LCC grant, applicants must meet all eligibility and criteria requirements of the LCC Program.
For more detailed information, refer to the full LCC Program Regulations and Guidelines (PDF).
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Applications for field trips are accepted. (Formerly known as PASS applications.)
LCC Program Guidelines (PDF)
The postmark deadline for applications is October 15
Programs that explore art forms such as the visual arts, music, dance, theatre, storytelling, poetry, and literature; engage the community in nature, science, or environmental education projects; involve children, families, adults, and seniors; introduce cultural traditions from around the world as well as explore aspects of our own diverse culture here in this country; have a direct relationship to the town (historical, restoration, preservation, agricultural, local artist); propose a collaborative effort by Carlisle organizations; take place in Carlisle.
Six (6) copies of the grant application plus the original should be mailed by the MCC deadline to be evaluated by an 7-member council.
If your organization is not a resident of Carlisle, please include a supporting letter from a resident that explains how your program will benefit Carlisle residents.
If needed, supporting documentation such as resumes/qualifications of presenters, letters of support from community organizations, brochures, pamphlets, or copies of past publicity should also total 7 copies. Applications are evaluated after the MCC deadline and grants will be awarded by December 31, 2015 for programs that will take place between July 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016. Average grants are between $250 and $500.
Applications should be mailed to the above address, NOT sent via email.
An online application will be available September 1, 2016