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Do you have an art project related to sustainability?

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Sustainable agriculture and food systems, clean energy, natural resources and resilient communities

If your art or community project is related to the Southwest Regional Sustainable Develpment Partnership’s focus areas (sustainable agriculture and food systems, clean energy, natural resources and resilient communities; see rsdp.umn.edu) then we have a resource for you! Connect with Anne Dybsetter, Executive Director of Southwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnership, University...
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Looking for demographic data?

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Resources

You may want to check on Community Commons, www.communitycommons.org. Go to the “Maps and Data” section, and you can make maps and reports with lots of different data! MN Compass has some nice data tools and reports as well....
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Need a student researcher for you community project?

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Deadline for spring semester project proposals is October 31

Need a student researcher for your community project? The University of Minnesota Morris Center for Small Towns and RSDP collaborate to support and fund undergraduate student/community partnerships that address locally identified sustainability needs. The application deadline for spring semester project proposals is October 31. Go to the Center for Small...
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Opportunity for teen musicians in MN

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Monday, December 3 @ 9:00am:the final deadline to submit your composition

Teen musicians: what original melodies and textures can you imagine for piano, violin & cello? A solo, a duet, a trio? All the combinations are available to you in this year’s Minnesota Varsity composer category, and we’re eager to hear what you create! Minnesota Varsity showcases the top high-school musical talent from...
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MN Council of Non Profits Virtual Conference

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MCN’s Very First Virtual Conference! The 2018 Virtual Conference for Small Development Shops is designed to help meet the unique information needs of nonprofit leaders and fundraisers of small to mid-sized nonprofits from throughout the country. Along with our partners, the North Dakota Association of Nonprofits, North Carolina Center for Nonprofits and Washington Nonprofits, we planned a...
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September 2018 Artists’ Pipeline

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September 2018 Artists’ Pipeline Click Here for newsletter News updates for artists with disabilities and arts organizations from VSA Minnesota, the state organization on arts and disability. Don’t miss the special Emerging Artists Exhibit and Reception in St. Paul! (Reception Friday, Sept. 22, 6:30 PM; Exhibit Sept. 21-30). More updates...
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SWWC 15th Annual Young Writers Contest

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SWWC Service Cooperative and Southwest Minnesota State University presents the 15th Annual Creative Writing Contest for grades 3-12 Submission Deadline: January 18, 2019 Awards Ceremony: April 14, 2019 To learn more, visit: https://www.swsc.org/Page/832...
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SWWC Annual Young Artist Conference

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October 25, 2018 8am-8:50am, Registration 9am-2pm: Conference Held at Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN For all students in grades K-8 Register online: https://www.swsc.org/Page/830 Early registration deadline: September 26, 2018 Final registration deadline: October 3, 2018 No registrants accepted after the final deadline This activity is funded in part with...
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Forecast Public Art Grant Applications Are Open

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2019 grant applications are now open! Click here to submit: https://forecastpublicart.submittable.com/submit   INFORMATION SESSIONS: Forecast Grants 101 Learn about the grant options, eligibility, application requirements, and more. WHEN: Wednesday, September 5, 6 – 7pm Saturday, September 8, 10 – 11am Wednesday, September 12, 5:30 – 6:30pm Click here for more information and to RSVP   Grant Writing Study Hall...
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