MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant


Minnesota State Arts Board FY 2018 Artist Initiative grant application deadlines May 19 and August 4, 2017

The FY 2018 Artist Initiative grant program is now open for application. The FY 2018 Artist Initiative Program Overview and Application Instructions are available on the Arts Board Web site.

The deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 19, 2017, for literary arts and performing arts, and Friday, August 4, for visual arts. Please note that applications must be submitted before 4:30 p.m. on the day of the deadline.

Proposed projects must take place between January 1, 2018, and December 31, 2018, for performing arts and literary arts, and between March 1, 2018, and February 28, 2019, for visual arts.

Those considering a first time application are urged to speak with Kathee Foran prior to beginning an application. She can be reached at (651) 215-1626, toll-free at (800) 866-2787, or via e-mail at

The Arts Board uses WebGrants, an online grants management system, for all applications. Registration is required of all applicants before beginning an application to any Arts Board program. It is only necessary to register once. To register, visit the Arts Board Web site. Scroll down the home page to WebGrants instructions and registration information.   |   (651) 215-1600   |

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