Anishinaabe Arts Initiative Grant Deadline: November 1, 2017

Beaded medallion and purse by grantee, Pamela Iceman

Deadline: November 1, 2017
Maximum Award: $1,000

Open to traditional and contemporary Native American artists in all arts disciplines residing in the following Minnesota counties: Becker, Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Hubbard, Itasca, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, or Roseau. This grant offers funding for costs associated with the exhibition, performance, or creation of artistic work; arts mentorships and career enhancing arts learning opportunities.

Apply online at, go to for more information, or contact our office for a paper copy.

All grant recipients will show their work in the annual AAI Art Exhibit in the Region 2 Arts Council office.

For more information, or with questions, contact Region 2 Arts Council at 218-751-5447; toll-free at 800-275-5447; or via email at

Region 2 Arts Council is located at 303 Railroad Street SW in Bemidji.

Miigwetch to the McKnight Foundation for supporting this opportunity for artists!