Don’t miss these upcoming Anishinaabe Arts Initiative Free Grant Writing Workshops

The Region 2 Arts Council will offer free grant writing workshops for 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 workshops will familiarize potential applicants with the application process, what projects are eligible, how to develop a project budget and other tips.

Location: Minwanjige Café, near the Strawberry Lake Store in Ogema.
Date: Thursday, August 11, 2011
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Location: Tribal Council HQ Building, Red Lake
Date: Thursday, August 25, 2011
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Location: Region 2 Arts Council Office, 426 Bemidji Ave, Bemidji
Date: Thursday, September 1, 2011
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Leech Lake Tribal College
Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

ADVANCE REGISTRATION is requiredTo reserve a place in a free workshop or for further information, please call 218-751-5447 or 1-800-275-5447 or email