September 12th Deadline approaching fast!

Two very important grant deadlines fall on the same day this year:

R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship
Deadline: September 12, 2012
Open to established artists in all disciplines who show a commitment to their career. This 18-month fellowship provides the opportunity for career development experiences that will add depth and advancement to any artistic career. Two $6,000 fellowships will be awarded per year.

Arts Project Grant
Deadline: September 12, 2012
Open to any non-profit organization, school (including community education offices), and units of government.  These grants offer funding for a variety of art projects including costs related to performances or exhibitions, engagement of guest artists, and artists-in-residence. Organizations can apply for grants up to $1,500.

Projects funded through R2AC should have primary impact on, and accessibility to, residents of Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, and Mahnomen Counties. We would be happy to discuss your ideas with you. Call 751-5447, toll free at 1-800-275-5447, or e-mail