The 2013 Duxbury Cultural Council grant application deadline is Oct. 15 Grant money is available for programs in the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities. Last year the DCC awarded grants to fund 14 applicants totaling over $4,000. Cultural Councils are funded by the state. It is the largest grassroots cultural funding network in the nation that supports community based programs. Individuals, schools, and cultural institutions are encouraged to apply. Applications and grant criteria can be found online at the Massachusetts Cultural Council site or at town.duxbury.ma.us (under Boards and Committees).