Arts & Cultural Heritage Grant for Schools

Maximum Award: $3,000
 October 15, 2016 by 11:59 pm
Review Date: November 14, 2016
Earliest Start Date: November 28, 2016

These grants offer funding for a variety of arts projects and can cover costs associated with public art, exhibitions, or performances in three key areas: Arts Activity and Arts Access, Arts Education, and Arts and Cultural Heritage. Public schools, charter schools, or community education programs can apply for grants up to $3,000 to fund projects would benefit the residents of Beltrami, Hubbard, Clearwater, Lake of the Woods, or Mahnomen Counties. No cash match is needed for this grant.

Create a Login and apply online

The Grant Application
The online grant application will ask you to attest to your eligibility and then answer a series of questions about demographics, which we use for reporting to the Minnesota State Arts Board (see our Data Privacy Policy), and questions about your project based on our scoring criteria. (view rubric) There are also pieces needed for the grant application which you should gather before you apply, such as work samples (Work Sample Submission Policy), resumes, and a budget (Download Excel Budget Template).

View pdf of the application form (Sample only – cannot be submitted – only online submissions are accepted)

Watch a tutorial video on how to start an application