The Acton-Boxborough Cultural Council is seeking proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities, and science programs. Applications are due Oct. 16. Organizations, schools, and individuals may apply for grants that support cultural activities in the community, said council spokesperson Sunanda Sahay. These grants can support a variety of artistic projects and activities in Acton and Boxborough — including exhibits, festivals, field trips, short-term artist residencies, or performances in schools, workshops, and lectures. Applications are available online at www.mass-culture.org. For more information about the Acton-Boxborough Cultural Council Cultural Council, visit https://sites.google.com/site/actonboxboroughcc/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Jennifer FennLefferts can be reached at email@example.com.