Check the grant deadlines page for application due dates.
The Artist Mentor Program provides 8th-12 grade students residing in the five counties of Region 2 the opportunity to study art with a practicing professional artist, attend an arts workshop, or take a class.
8th through 12th grade students living in Region 2 are eligible to apply.
Grant Process and Criteria
Applicants will attend a Review Session to present a sample of prepared artwork. The review panel assesses the student’s motivation, commitment, creative ability and ability to acquire skills.
If you have received an Artist Mentor grant you must use the Legacy Funds Logo, for download here, and the official credit line, below, on all publicity for your project including public service announcements and news releases, brochures, posters, radio announcements, and television news coverage.
“This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Region 2 Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.”