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Minnesota Art Grants & Culture Grants:  215 Arts and Culture Grants for Minnesota.

Search for art and culture grants on Granwatch.com including grants for artists, performing arts, music, dance, visual, arts programs, local arts events, arts education and graphic arts programming.

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Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Historical ...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 05/29/20

Grants of over $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, local government and state units, tribes, and educational institutions to preserve and enhance access to historical and cultural resources within the State. Pre-applications must be submitted before submitting full proposals. Applicants are required to register i...

GrantWatch ID#: 168140

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Publi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and groups of artists in eligible counties for arts projects, artists residencies, and general operating support. Funding is intended to support festivals, community theater projects, folk music entertainment, sponsorship of visual demonstrations, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 160366

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Humanities Research Projects Intended for Digital Publicati...

Deadline 04/22/20

Fellowships to USA scholars to carry out advanced humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the preparation of digital projects. Scholars from all humanities-related disciplines are encouraged to apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 185380

Grants to USA, Israel, and International Nonprofits for Programs That Support Cooperation Be...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA, Israel, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that support mutual cooperation between different cultures. Funding is intended for programs that are based on a shared interest in sustainable relationships to strengthen the capacity of civil society and promote problem solving and negotiation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187356

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 05/22/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Fellowship to a Minnesota Artist in an Eligible County to Foster Artistic Growth

Deadline 05/05/20

Fellowship of $5,000 to a Minnesota individual artist in an eligible county to recognize and support work in a range of artistic disciplines. The fellowship program is intended to help support, recognize, and reward deserving artists and to enable them to further their work and their contribution to their communities. Elig...

GrantWatch ID#: 163528

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve the Preservation of Humanities Colle...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to research and develop projects that support the preservation of humanities collections. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 153585

Grants and Resources to USA Nonprofits to Promote Mutual Understanding Through Arts and Media

Deadline 07/10/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Grants and other resources to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that foster greater understanding between communities. A letter of interest is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to be used for arts and media projects toward developing relationships and enhancing mutual respect betwe...

GrantWatch ID#: 143617

Fellowships to Minnesota and New York City Early-Career Artists for Creative Development

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants of $25,000 per year to Minnesota and New York City early-career artists to support creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support emerging artists who generate risky-taking and new work that explores and challenges conventional artistic forms. Artists may apply individually or together with o...

GrantWatch ID#: 176951

Grants and Scholarships to Minnesota Schools, Nonprofits, or Individuals in Support of Art a...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Minnesota schools, nonprofit groups, and arts organizations, and scholarships of $250 to individuals to support the arts in an eligible region. Eligible uses of grant funds include: production of arts events or workshops, sponsorships of artists in residence, or development of arts organizations. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 127935

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underrepresented Commu...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofits, agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants must complete registrations and submit applications prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of the arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Grants to USA Native Tribes, Villages, Organizations, and Museums to Preserve Native America...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of to USA Indian tribes, Native villages and organizations, and museums for the preservation of Native American culture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the expenses associated with the packaging, transportation, contamination removal, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780

Award to a USA Korean-American Artist in Recognition of Outstanding Works of Art

Deadline 04/10/20

Award of $15,000 to a USA and territories individual artist of Korean descent to recognize excellence and promote advancement in the visual arts. The purpose of this award program is to further artistic achievement and endorse outstanding Korean-American artists. The awardee will exhibit artwork in a preselected cultural c...

GrantWatch ID#: 167754

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Historica...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, local government and state units, tribes, and educational institutions to preserve and enhance access to historical and cultural resources within the State. Pre-applications must be submitted before submitting full proposals. Applicants are required to register ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178125

Grants to USA Arts Organizations in Eligible Regions for New Works by Artists of Color

Deadline 09/14/20 LOI Date: 04/12/20

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin arts organizations for the production and creation of new works by artists of color in eligible regions. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to commission new works and collaborations bet...

GrantWatch ID#: 180457

Grant to a USA Curator or Art Historian for Emergency Support Related to COVID-19/Coronavirus

Deadline 04/12/20

Grant of up to $5,000 to a USA or Territories individual curator or art historian for emergency support related to COVID-19/Coronavirus. Funding is intended to assist with the development of projects that promote artwork of contemporary and experimental nature. Grants specifically support projects that shed light on the wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 188569

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Arts Programs and Activities in the...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and agencies for arts activities in Anoka, Dakota, Carver, Ramsey, Hennepin, Washington, and Scott Counties. Funding is intended to support project-related expenses for artists, such as personnel, equipment rental, supplies, and other expenses necessary to carry ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180252

Award to a Minnesota Individual Artist to Recognize Outstanding Contribution to the Arts

Deadline 04/15/20

Award of $5,000 to a Minnesota artist living in one of several eligible counties to acknowledge outstanding contribution to the arts over a long period of time. The award will honor an artist who has demonstrated the finest quality of artistic work, and who has been recognized by his or her artistic peers. In recognizing t...

GrantWatch ID#: 149917

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibitions

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to acknowledge outstanding exhibitions. Eligible exhibits must be open for less than two years and should be educational and interesting. Nominations will be accepted for public exhibits that focus on the history of engineering, industry, and technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 161386

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts Activities Benefitting Local ...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for community-oriented arts programs in eligible counties. Applicants must make contact before applying. Grants are awarded based on how effectively the project addresses a community need, the ability of the applicant to carry out...

GrantWatch ID#: 175515

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Students in Orchestra Programs

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $900 for Minnesota nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit students in school orchestra programs in eligible regions. Priority will be given to proposals that offer unique educational opportunities to underserved students. Eligible projects must serve students in ISD 742 schools, which are in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179123

Award to a Minnesota Teacher or Educator to Recognize Contributions to the Arts

Deadline 04/15/20

Award of $1,000 to a Minnesota teacher or educator to recognize significant contributions to the arts in eligible counties. The purpose of funding is to promote the arts by publicly acknowledging an individual who has made an impact in the field. The award is intended for an individual who resides in one of the following c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180955

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Music Organizations for Contributions to ...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants generally ranging from $1,000 to $7,500 to USA, Canada, and international nonprofit music presenting, performing, and service organizations to support contributions to contemporary concert music. Funding is intended for project and general operating support for organizations that have demonstrated a substantial comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180259

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Individuals for Arts and Culture Activ...

Deadline 05/15/20 Conference Date: 04/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, public entities, tribal governments, and individuals for arts and culture activities. Grant funds may be used for arts events, classes, and presentations, research, and for the costs associated with bringing in experts and specialists. The Folk and Traditional A...

GrantWatch ID#: 181248

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Music Program ...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants averaging $2,500 and in-kind donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide music programs in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children greater oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to USA Musicians for Musical Performances and Tours

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants to USA and territories musicians to support performances and tours. This grant program is open to both new and established musicians, solo artists and musicians who play in an ensemble. Priority will be given to proposals that reach underserved communities and rural areas, especially those that lack opportunities to...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects Relating to Wildlife, Huma...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the areas of education, conservation, research, technology, and storytelling. Funding is intended to support transformative, innovative projects focusing on areas that include wildlife, the human journey, evolution of culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Fellowships to USA Researchers for Studies Related to Japanese Society and Politics

Deadline 04/22/20

Fellowships to USA individual researchers to promote Japanese studies across the country. The fellowship program is intended to support studies on the Japanese political economy, modern society, relations between the United States and Japan, and Japan's international relations. The purpose of the program is to foster excha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180871

Grants to Minnesota Artists for Community Engagement and Creative Development Projects

Deadline 04/24/20 Conference Date: 04/28/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota professional artists for projects that promote community engagement and career advancement. Funding is intended to support artists in the fields of literary, visual, or performing arts. Eligible projects must incorporate a community component.

GrantWatch ID#: 172095

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Support Artwork by Under-Recognized V...

Deadline 07/10/20 LOI Date: 04/24/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for the creation of artwork by under-recognized visual artists. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support direct costs for the production of new works, such as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180967

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes in Midwestern States to Host Performing Arts ...

Deadline 04/29/20

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes in multiple states to host performances by touring artists and ensembles. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Organizations located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 180842
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Journalistic Integrity and Quality Work

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote integrity and quality within the field of journalism. Funding may support career development, multimedia education, First Amendment causes, international free press, professional organizations, media research, and programs that foster diversity, ethics and entrepreneurial en...

GrantWatch ID#: 162293

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is intended to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP seeks to fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316
NEW

Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642
NEW

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits, and California Nonprofits and Schools for C...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA Tribal governments and Tribal nonprofits, and grants to California nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and school districts in eligible regions to address community needs. Program areas include health, education, basic needs, community development, and culture. San Manuel’s charitable giving program supports organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Community Arts...

Deadline 05/10/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies in eligible counties for arts programming that benefits local communities. Applicants must notify program staff of their intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects that engage community me...

GrantWatch ID#: 184844

Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions for the Exhibition of America-Related Art

Deadline 06/19/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to promote American art through public displays. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of an application. Funding is intended to support the study and understanding of art of the United States from any era, including Native American art, through scholarly loan exhibiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 185442

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Ar...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools for arts projects in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects that result in the creation of artistic works and performances across a range of visual, media, performing, and literary art fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175625

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counties to Promote Arts A...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for arts related activities in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine Counties. Applicants should contact the grant program officer prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the creation of a strong ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175735
NEW

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 05/01/20

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. Some of the prizes will be awarded specifically in the categories of creative arts, health and nutrition, STEM, and environmental stewardship.

GrantWatch ID#: 178027

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Arts Programs in Minneapolis-St. Paul and Statewide Envir...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants starting at $20,000 to Minnesota nonprofits for making community-based arts, primarily multi-disciplinary and visual, accessible to residents in the Twin Cities area, and statewide programs promoting responsible stewardship of water and land resources. The foundation supports community-based organizations that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178344

Grants to Minnesota K-12 Schools in Eligible Counties for Arts Projects and Field Trips to E...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Minnesota K-12 schools for programs that improve the art curriculum in educational institutions in eligible counties. Funding is intended to promote artistic excellence in existing arts programs through special arts events and projects, arts-related field trips, and artistic residencies. Eligible ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179204

Grants to Minnesota Artists in Eligible Counties for Projects that Promote Professional Devel...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Minnesota individual mid-career artists in eligible counties for projects that promote artistic growth and professional development. Funding is intended to support art projects that enhance the applicant's artistic skills, artwork, experimentation, collaboration, or art career. Applicants must res...

GrantWatch ID#: 179205

Grants to USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Grant funds may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Teachers, Librarians, Museums, Theaters, Organizations, and Societi...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA and Canada teachers, librarians, children's museums and theaters, eligible societies, organizations, and individuals involved with organizations for literary and educational projects. Funding is intended for curriculum development or to design educational experiences related to Sherlock Holmes l...

GrantWatch ID#: 181035