Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund

Since its inception in February 2010, the Arts & Cultural Heritage Grant program has awarded 357 grants for a total of $3,208,607 in funding to nonprofit arts and non-arts organizations located in the SEMAC region.  Funds awarded by fiscal year:

  • FY2010 $317,637
  • FY2011 $409,266
  • FY2012 $336,835
  • FY2013 $455,024
  • FY2014 $409,610
  • FY2015 $404,825
  • FY2016 $388,890
  • FY2017 $486,520
  • FY2018 $409,915
  • FY2019 $433,040

A myriad of organizations presented activities that were made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.  Awards listed by county as follows: