Free Grant Writing Workshop in Red Lake is scheduled for August 25th, NOT today!

Unfortunately the Red Lake Nation Newspaper published the wrong date for our grant writing workshop. Please note the correct information below and let your friends know!

Date: Thursday, August 25, 2011

Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Location: Tribal Council HQ Building, Red Lake

ADVANCE REGISTRATION is required.  To reserve a place at our free workshop or for further information, please call 218-751-5447 or 1-800-275-5447 or email

Our free grant writing workshop will familiarize potential applicants with the application process, what projects are eligible, how to develop a project budget and other tips to help individual artists interested in applying for an Anishinaabe Arts Initiative Grant. This grant is open to Native American artists residing in Region 2’s Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods and Mahnomen Counties, as well as artists living in nearby Roseau, Itasca, Cass and Becker Counties. These grants offer funding for costs associated with the exhibition, performance, or production of a creative work; purchase of materials or equipment necessary for a creative work; educational opportunities; mentorships; and proposals for career-enhancing projects or opportunities. Artists can apply for grants up to $1,000.  Grant Deadline is October 6, 2011. Download the application now.