As the grant interface is available 24/7, all Application and Report deadlines are 11:59pm (just before midnight) on the date specified. Applications may be submitted up to 30 days prior to the deadline, but will not be accepted the day after the deadline, regardless of whether a deadline falls on a weekend.
Final Reports for all Grantees are due 30 days after the project end date stated in the grant contract. Reports are assigned through the grant interface and may be found in the Follow Up Forms section on the Applicant Dashboard. All Grantees are required to send letters of appreciation to their senators and representatives in the Minnesota State Legislature. Sample Thank You Letter
Upcoming Application Deadlines
- Applications for Pandemic Relief for Working Artists and Culture Bearers must be completed by June 30, 2021.
- Individual Artist Grants have a July 1, 2021 deadline. The application may be used by either Emerging Artists or Advancing Artists. Both categories include designations for Culture Bearers or Equity Artists who identify as members of a BIPOC, PWD, and/or LGBTQIA2+ community.
The application window for General Operating Support grants opens on July 1, 2021 and remain available until allocated funds are exhausted.
- Other grant deadlines will be added as the dates become available.