Are you the one who loves arts and believe that you are an excellent artist, then here is something to appreciate your talent and help you with some funding. The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is expecting applications for its multiple arts Grant’s. These grants will help you with considerable financial support. The eligibility requirements, benefits, and the deadline of each grant are different, but fellow should be residing within the seven-county serve area to apply. This includes Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, and Roseau counties in northwestern Minnesota.
This program aims to support deserving artists with some funding to make their lives easy. It motivates the artists to do better in their field and stun the world with their skills and talent. The council understands that art forms need appreciation and to make them feel seen and to reward the artist for their hard work and talent these grants have been initiatives by the council. The council is looking forward to the development and growth of the people staying in these council and the state.
The council is highly dedicated to the development of the state and the people. The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council creates a summary Annual Report each calendar year on our services, exhibits, and grant programs. The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) does not discriminate based on disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its services, programs, or activities. Upon request, accommodation is provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all Northwest Minnesota Arts Council services, programs, and activities.
Look at the table for more details about the grants:
|Organization||Northwest Minnesota Arts Council|
|Educational Level||All students|
|Access Mode||Offline or Online|
|Number of Awards||Undefined|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
Who May Be Eligible?
The eligibility requirements for each grant is different. Some basic requirements are given below:
- The fellow should be residing within the seven-county serve area to apply. This includes Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, and Roseau counties in northwestern Minnesota.
How to Apply
Only the eligible candidates can begin with the application process. Fellows should first log in using the online portal. You can call Mara Hanel Arts council Director at 218-745-8886 and request materials sent to you in the mail. All the grants have different deadlines, so please make sure to submit the applications before the respective deadlines. Complete the application within the online system or with pen and paper and hit submit. You will be able to go in and out of the application multiple times. Meet all deadlines for submission. The address is NWMAC, 120 S Minnesota St, Warren, MN 56762.
The benefits of each grant differ as given below:
- Arts Legacy Grants: $10,000
- Arts Legacy Artist in the Schools Grant: $2100.
- Arts Project Grants: $3000.
- Artist Fellowship and Artist Project Grants: $5000.
- Artist Quick Turn around Grants: $500.
Application deadlines for each grant differ. Applications are currently open to apply for the grant program.