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Artist Growth Grants

Provides up to $4,000 to artists at any career stage for projects that will advance their skills and artistic career.

Photo of a musician in his recording studio

Songwriter and musician Craig Lindsay of Marshall, MN.

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Materials for FY 2023

(July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023)

FY 2023 Artist Growth Grant Guidelines

FY 2023 Application Questions  (editable document for draft writing)

FY 2023 Budget Form (also available within the application)

FY 2023 Scoring Criteria

FY 2023 Final Report Questions (editable document for draft writing)

 

 

Dates & Deadlines for FY 2023

(July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023)
FY 2023 Grant Calendar

 

Round 1

SMAC Grants for Individuals online workshop: July 7, 2022, noon to 1:00 pm.  Register for Grants for Individuals webinar.

  • Request staff draft review by August 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline: August 17, 2022
  • Panel Review: September 10, 2022
  • Board Action: September 27, 2022
  • Earliest project start date:  October 1, 2022

 

Round 2

View recording of Grants for Individuals workshop from July 7, 2022.

  • Request staff draft review by December 30, 2022
  • Application Deadline: January 11, 2023
  • Panel Review: February 4, 2023
  • Board Action: February 28, 2023
  • Earliest project start date:  March 1, 2023

 

 

How to Apply

Applicants may fill out and submit their application in several ways:

  • through our online grant system
  • in a Word document (see materials above), submitted by email to info@swmnarts.org, along with required attachments
  • on paper with required attachments, submitted by mail (PO Box 55, Marshall, MN 56258) or contact us to arrange drop-off.

Contact us to request a paper application: info@swmnarts.org, 800-622-5284.

 

Video Tutorial for Online Grant System

 

 

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Grants Awarded

Grants At A Glance

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