Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series Committee calls for 2023 proposals

The Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series (CA/DLS) Committee is accepting grant applications from the University of Maine to enhance the artistic, cultural and intellectual life of the campus of the University of Maine and to support speaking engagements or lectures at the University of Maine at Machias.

Grants support up to 50% of expenses associated with cultural events and speaking engagements and lectures. Past awards have supported lectures, Culturefest, the International Dance Festival, exhibits, performances and guest artists.

The CA/DLS committee accepts applications four times a year. The next application deadline is March 27, 2023.

Grant applications submitted by the above deadline are for projects starting on or after April 24, 2023.  Please consider submitting applications for programs and events for the Fall 2023 semester on this grant application cycle.

Proposals must be submitted online using the CA/DLS Grant Application Form at