Arts Project Grant Deadline: March 12, 2014

The Region 2 Arts Council Arts Project Grant Deadline is March 12, 2014.  We welcome non-profit organizations, schools, college/university departments, community education offices, townships, and city or county governments located in Region 2 to apply for this grant.

Arts Project Grants offer funding for a variety of arts projects including 

  • artist residencies for schools and other organizations
  • costs related to performances
  • exhibitions
  • arts festivals
  • public art
  • arts awareness projects
  • literary magazines or anthologies
  • bringing touring exhibitions or performances to the area
  • hiring artists to give presentations or workshops

Projects funded through this grant program should have primary impact on, and accessibility to, residents of Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, and Mahnomen Counties.   Requests can be made for up to $2,500.

Applications are available at the Region 2 Arts Council Office, 426 Bemidji Avenue, Bemidji, MN  56601 or on our website, We would be happy to discuss your ideas with you and assist you in completing the application form. Call 751-5447, 1-800-275-5447 toll free, or e-mail

Region 2 Arts Council’s Arts Project Grants are funded by an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund.