The R2AC Individual Artist Grants Program, funded through the McKnight Foundation, provides financial assistance to artists who show serious commitment to creative growth and career advancement. This program is designed for artists at various stages in their arts career. Up to $2,000 is available for the following:
- Expenses associated with the exhibition, performance, or production of a specific creative work or educational opportunity
- Support for an established artist who wishes to mentor an exceptional student artist
- Projects involving collaborations between two or more artists are welcome
These grants are only available to artists that reside in Region 2. The five-county Region 2 area includes Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods and Mahnomen counties.