Minnesota State Arts Board Festival Grant Deadline Is May 23
Release Date: May 06, 2014
Minnesota Festival Support is a pilot program designed to engage Minnesotans in festivals that celebrate the arts, build community, and expose communities to diverse art forms including folk and traditional arts. The program provides funding for sponsoring or presenting organizations to feature Minnesota artists and arts groups in arts festivals, or in the arts components of broader, community-based festivals.
An organization is eligible to apply for a Minnesota Festival Support grant if it is:
- a Minnesota arts producing organization, arts presenting organization or presenting affiliate, or community group, that is exempt from taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or has a nonprofit, tax-exempt fiscal agent.
- a Minnesota public agency such as a public school district or unit of local, state, or tribal government.
More information is available on the Arts Board website. The application deadline is Friday, May 23, at 4:30 p.m.