Grants for local artists


The Chelsea Cultural Council has received $39,200 from the Massachusetts Cultural Council to assist public projects that promote access, education, diversity, and excellence in the arts, humanities, and sciences.


Organizations, schools, and individuals are encouraged to apply for grant funds that can be used to support a variety of artistic and cultural projects that benefit residents in Chelsea – including field trips, exhibits, festivals, short-term arts residencies, or performances in schools as well as cultural workshops and lectures.


Projects awarded must be implemented between January, 2023 and December 31, 2023. The deadline to apply is Monday, October 17, 2022.


Find the grant guidelines here.


Online application is through this portal.