Arts Access Grant applications are due August 15!

Arts Access Grants are for organizations interested in offering an arts-related activity or program.

Maximum Award: $6,000

Application Deadline: August 15

Eligible Organizations

  • arts organizations
  • schools (parochial schools are ineligible)
  • community education programs
  • institutions of higher learning (colleges or universities)
  • non-profits providing arts programming
  • local city, town, county government entities
  • tribal government entities
  • arts affiliate to a 501(c)3 host organization or other non-profit entity (such as a school, institution of higher learning, or city, town, county, or tribal government entity)
  • Groups without 501(c)3 nonprofit tax status

Eligible Uses:

  • Public art projects
  • Arts festivals
  • Engagement of guest artists
  • Arts field trips
  • Arts workshops
  • Arts exhibitions
  • Arts presentations
  • Arts performances

Questions? Need more information? Inquiries about accessibility needs?
CALL: 218-751-5447 / 800-275-5447   TEXT: 218-407-2507   EMAIL: staff@r2arts.org

Region 2 Arts Council Arts Access Grants are made possible by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

Anishinaabe Art Festival is July 22 and 23!

Region 2 Arts Council staff and AAI Council members will be attending the Anishinaabe Art Festival this Friday and Saturday. Will you join us?

And don’t forget! Arts Access Grants – applications are due August 15!

Maximum Award: $6,000

These grants can be used for public art projects, arts festivals, engagement of guest artists, arts field trips/workshop/exhibitions/presentations and so much more!

Questions? Need more information? Inquiries about accessibility needs?
CALL: 218-751-5447 / 800-275-5447   TEXT: 218-407-2507   EMAIL: staff@r2arts.org

Region 2 Arts Council Arts Access Grants are made possible by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

Arts Access Grant applications open July 15

Arts Access Grants are for organizations interested in offering an arts-related activity or program.

Maximum Award: $6,000

Application Deadline: August 15

Eligible Organizations

  • arts organizations
  • schools (parochial schools are ineligible)
  • community education programs
  • institutions of higher learning (colleges or universities)
  • non-profits providing arts programming
  • local city, town, county government entities
  • tribal government entities
  • arts affiliate to a 501(c)3 host organization or other non-profit entity (such as a school, institution of higher learning, or city, town, county, or tribal government entity)
  • Groups without 501(c)3 nonprofit tax status

Eligible Uses:

  • Public art projects
  • Arts festivals
  • Engagement of guest artists
  • Arts field trips
  • Arts workshops
  • Arts exhibitions
  • Arts presentations
  • Arts performances

Questions? Need more information? Inquiries about accessibility needs?
CALL: 218-751-5447 / 800-275-5447   TEXT: 218-407-2507   EMAIL: staff@r2arts.org

Region 2 Arts Council Arts Access Grants are made possible by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

Funding opportunities for organizations and artists

ATTENTION ARTISTS! Final deadline to apply for MSAB Creative Support for Individuals is July 15!

Questions? Need support? Join one final Virtual Office Hours session tomorrow, June 28 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

FOR ORGANIZATIONS: The second application round for MSAB Creative Support for Organizations is now open. Applications are due September 9.

Spring Arts Access Grant applications – first review session is tonight!

The Region 2 Arts Council operates in the spirit of Minnesota’s Open Meeting law. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend any of our meetings and grant application review sessions.

The Spring Arts Access Grant applications will be reviewed by our community panelists this week – a total of 22 applications divided into two sessions: Session 1 is May 16 and Session 2 is May 19. The first session is tonight, and will be conducted remotely via Zoom.

Arts Access Grant Application Review Session 1
Monday, May 16

Community Panel Orientation – 4:30 p.m.

Review of applications [1-11] is estimated to begin at 5:15 p.m.
Note to Guests: You are invited to join as an observer ONLY. Please make sure your video and audio is turned off as you enter the session.
Thank you and welcome!

EMAIL: staff@r2arts.org – CALL: 218-751-5447 or 1-800-275-5447 – TEXT: 218-407-2507