Fellowship and Arts Project Grant Deadlines: TOMORROW!

Region 2 Arts Council staff is REALLY looking forward to seeing those grant applications come rolling in today and tomorrow!

Remember,  the postmark deadline for the R2AC/McKnight Career Development Fellowship and the Arts Project Grant is TOMORROW, September 12, at 5:00 p.m. So drop off your applications at our office in the Old Carnegie Library Building at 426 Bemidji Avenue N in Bemidji or drop them off at the post office and ensure they are postmarked by Sept. 12.

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. Grant application packets are available for download or at the Region 2 Arts Council office in Bemidji.

Call 218 751-5447 / 1800 275-5447 or email staff@r2arts.org with questions.