Call for proposals for the Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series

The Cultural Affairs/Distinguished Lecture Series Committee is accepting grant applications from the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias to enhance the artistic, cultural and intellectual life of the campuses.

Grants support up to 50% of expenses associated with cultural events, speaking engagements and lectures, with a maximum grant award of up to $3,000.

The CA/DLS committee accepts applications four times a year. The next application deadline is Nov. 27. Grant applications submitted by then are for projects starting on or after Dec. 27.  

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

Past awards have supported lectures and lecture series, Culturefest, the International Dance Festival, exhibits, performances and guest artists.