Trust Fund Grant Program 2015

TRUST FUND GRANT PROGRAM 2015

40 RAILROAD AVENUE SOUTH, MILFORD, CT 06460
(203) 878-6647, FAX: (203) 876-9013
e-mail: milfordfac@optonline.net, website: www.milfordarts.org

The Milford Fine Arts Council Trust (“The Trust”) offers Grant Funds to assist in supporting the continuation of the Study of the Arts. The Trust Grant Fund committee appreciate your interest in the program.
The Milford Arts Council (“MAC”) is a non-profit corporation, founded in 1971, to support and encourage the development, acceptance, and appreciation of cultural activities.
The MAC has offices in the restored Eastbound Railroad Station, the Center for the Arts, and offers over 50 cultural programs yearly.

WHO MAY APPLY:
Milford Residents attending High School or College, and students enrolled in a Milford middle or high school are eligible.

CRITERIA:
The projects will be judged on merit and on the way the projects benefit an individual or the Milford community. To be eligible, the project must be for the purpose of continuing the Study of the Arts. This includes but is not limited to the areas of Dance, Music, Painting, Sculpture, Performing Arts (radio, television, theater), Video and Film Production.

AWARD FUNDS:
The Trust will grant up to $300 per selected Application, with consideration, upon merit, for additional funding.

APPLICATIONS:
Available through the MAC office (see above), by request via e-mail to milfordfac@optonline.net, or online at www.milfordarts.org. Applications will be made available from April 15, 2015 through
May 15, 2015.

All Applications must be received by May 15, 2015 to be considered.
Completed applications can be mailed or delivered in person to the Milford Arts Council, Attention: Trustees Grant Program. 40 Railroad Avenue South, Milford, CT 06460, or e-mailed to milfordfac@optonline.net. Awards will be announced and money disbursed by June 30, 2015.
Those awarded grants must file a Project Report within thirty (30) days after completing their Project.

To download the application form, click below:

Trust Fund Grant Program Application