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Arts Achievement Award

Awards to Minnesota Nonprofits for Arts
Access in the Twin City Metro Area

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Metropolitan Regional Arts Council (MRAC)

Deadline Date:

04/11/16 4:30 PM

Description:

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Awards of $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for achievements in increasing access to the arts in the Counties of Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington. Successful candidates must demonstrate how they:

- Cause artists and arts activities to thrive, and/or
- Integrate the arts into the social fabric and identity of a community or communities, and/or
- Enhance understanding of the public value of the arts.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 160314

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$10,000

Number of Grants:

2

Estimated Size of Grant:

$5,000

Eligibility:

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees must meet standard MRAC eligibility requirements:

• Annual expenses under $400,000
• Located in the 7-county metropolitan area (Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, Washington)
• 501c3 non-profit status, or a fiscally sponsored informal group
• For-profits and individual artists are not eligible for this award

Pre-Application Information:

Email the nomination form to the contact.

The Award(s) will be presented at MRAC’s Annual Meeting in July 2016.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Katie Kaufmann, Grants and Operations Coordinator
artsachievementaward@mrac.org
651-645-0402

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
2324 University Avenue West, Suite 114
St. Paul, MN 55114

Grant Coverage Areas:

Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott and Washington Counties

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USA: Minnesota

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