Amherst Cultural Council


The Amherst Cultural Council allocates state Arts Lottery funds, but it is directed to support and nurture arts activities in the community by seeking private or other public funds and initiatives.

The 2021-22 grant application window has closed. Please check back for information about the 2022-2023 application in summer of 2022.

For more information about the ACC, please visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council Website.

View the recording from our Accessibility Roundtable on April 28, 2022. Click here to get the slides from the presentation. Additional resources on accessibility are available here.

Click here to view the list of 2022 Amherst Cultural Council Grant Awardees


Term Expires
Christy Anderson 2021 2024
Julianne Applegate, Co-Chair 2019 2025
Matt Holloway, Co-Chair 2020 2023
Joy Jarme 2021 2024
Jennifer Lind, Secretary
2016 2022
Leah Neuburger 2020 2025
Robin Thompson, Treasurer 2017 2023
Rachel Wang 2020 2023
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