Grants

GRANT APPLICATIONS  ~ Applications will be considered from artists or from private or public nonprofit educational or cultural institutions. The Grants Committee submits its rceommendations to the Board for approval.  

DEADLINES FOR GRANTS - MARCH 20, 2017 & SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
 

https://nantucketartscouncil.org/images/uploads/NAC_Grant_Application_2017.pdf

We are honored to have given over $250,000 in grants since 1994 to Nantucket nonprofit cultural organizations that present on-island community programs throughout the year, especially those benefiting the young. This collaborative program is made possible in part by the generosity of the Dr. and Mrs. Walter Willard Boyd and family.

Our list of Grant Recipients includes: Mollie Glazer, The Lighthouse School, Artists Association of Nantucket, The Nantucket Dreamland Foundation, The Nantucket Atheneum, The Nantucket Book Festival, Nantucket Community Music Center, A Safe Place, and Theatre Workshop of Nantucket.

see previous grant recipients by year

  • Dreamland Foundation

    $15,000

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  • Artists Association Of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • Community Foundation Of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • Artists Association Of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • A Safe Place

    $750

  • Nantucket Lighthouse School

    $500

  • Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • Nantucket Atheneum

    $1,000

  • Nantucket Book Festival

    $5,000

  • Artists Association Of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • Nantucket Community Music Center

    $5,000

  • Nantucket Island Academy Of Music

    $3,000

  • Theatre Workshop Of Nantucket

    $5,000

  • Nantucket New School

    $1,000

    Katherine Wheatley

  • One World Arts Exchange

    $1,000

    Foroba African Dance

  • Nantucket Elementary School

    $1,000

    Cape Cod Symphony

  • Community Music Centre

    $1,500

    Scholarships and Education for Children

  • Small Friends of Nantucket Preschool

    $1,000

    Visual Arts Program

  • Nantucket Lighthouse School

    $1,000

    Storytelling Festival

  • Montessori School

    $1,000

    Linda Zola Art Program

  • Nantucket Atheneum

    $1,500

    Musical Couples and Passions Summer Program

  • Boys and Girls Club

    $2,000

    Musical Theater Summer Camp (in conjuntion with TWN)

  • Women's Chorus of Nantucket

    $500

    Sponsored by the Unitarian Church Repertoire and Materials for summer

  • Sports and Therapeutic Program

    $750

    Art program for children with special needs

  • Parks and Rec. Comission

    $1,000

    Concert at summer Island Fair

  • Seaside Shakespeare

    $500

    Sponsored by Nantucket Lighthouse School

  • Nantucket Boys and Girls Club

    $2,000

  • Nantucket Community Music Center

    $2,000

  • Artists Association of Nantucket

    $1,500

  • Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

    $2,000

  • Women's Chorus of Nantucket

    $400

  • Nantucket Lighthouse School

    $1,000

  • Nantucket Atheneum

    $2,000

  • Nantucket New School

    $1,000

  • A Safe Place, Inc.

    $1,600

  • The Unitarian Church

    $550

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  • Friends of the African Meeting House

    $1,500

  • Nantucket Historical Association

    $1,500

    Fund three (3) concerts by island muscisians @ Friends Meeting House

  • Nantucket Arts Alliance

    $3,835

    Expansion of box office

  • Friends of the Nantucket Public Schools

    $500

    Fund students training in performing arts

  • Nantucket Chamber Music Center

    $1,000

    Fund Brass Consortium concerts and workshops in public schools.

  • Theatre Workshop of Nantucket

    $3,500

    National Shakespeare Company

  • First Congregational Church

    $2,000

    Christmas Pagent

  • Union Lodge

    $2,300

    Greata Feeney tuition

  • Unitarian Church

    $1,300

    Support Art Festival

  • Artists Association of Nantucket

    $1,500

    Assit Margaret Moore research and write illustrated history or AAN

  • Friends of the African Meeting House

    $1,208

    1995 publications project (brochure of the ACK Black Geritage Trail)

  • Theater Workshop of Nantucket

    $3,000

    Funds for second Dance Festival

  • Nantucket Historical Association

    $1,000

    Four concerts at Friends Meeting House

  • Nantucket Atheneum

    $2,000

    Restore two historical oil paints of the China Trade

  • Union Lodge

    $3,000

    Greta Feeny voice lessons

  • Nantucket Arts Alliance

    $4,360

    Establish centralized box office for island arts events

  • First Congregational Church

    $1,200

    Mozart Birthday Bash

  • Actors Theater

    $2,000

    Tuition-free Children's Theatre Program

  • Nantucket Chamber Music Center

    $3,290

    Fund to help purchase of two (2) cellos