Individual Artist Grant Deadline Approaching

Individual Artist Grant

Maximum Award: $2,000

Deadline: January 15, 2017 by 11:59 pm

The Region 2 Arts Council’s Individual Artist Grant Program provides financial assistance to artists in any art discipline or in any stage of their career as an artist. This grant offers 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. Open to artists in Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, and Mahnomen counties.

Applications are available online at We are here to help–call Region 2 Arts Council at 218-751-5447 or toll-free at 800-275-5447. You can also email us at or

Come to Our Information Sessions:


Thursday, January 5

5 – 7 p.m.

Meeting Room, Bemidji Public Library

509 America Ave NW, Bemidji, MN 56601

Park Rapids:

Friday, January 6, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Meeting Room, Coldwell Banker, 101 Main Ave S, Park Rapids, MN 56470


Monday, January 9

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Depot Preservation Alliance

Baudette, MN 56623

(218) 590-6407

Drop-In Session at Region 2 Arts Council Office

Wednesday, January 4 10 am –  2 pm