for Artists – Overview/Info

Grants for Individual Artists

The Arrowhead Regional Arts Council administers the following grant programs for individual artists residing in the Arrowhead Region. These grant programs have been established to assist artists at various stages in their development.

Artist Access Grant provides up to $1,000 to artists who have never received a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council.
No Deadlines for FY2021

Arts Learning Grant supports activities that strive to integrate arts education into the social fabric of everyday life.
Deadline, Friday, March 26, 2021

Established Regional Artist Grant provides larger project grants to working professional artists that represent the diversity of our region. Up to $8,000
Deadline, Friday, May 28, 2021

Project Grants for Artists provides up to $4,000 for artists to execute a project.
Deadline, Friday, January 29, 2021

Rural and Community Art Project Grant serves small groups outside of Duluth that produce arts activities that impact their rural communities.
Deadline, Friday, March 26, 2021

Arts Ecosystem Grant provides organizations or groups of artists up to $5,000 for projects that help networks of artists.
No Deadlines for FY2021

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant provides up to $4,000 for either individuals or organizations for arts activities with both a community significance and authenticity to the community.
Deadline, Friday, January 29, 2021

Small Grants for Emergency Needs and Equipment provides up to $750 for individuals and organizations in an emergency.
Deadlines (First-come, first serve; as long as funding is available—please check our website)
No Deadlines for FY2021

Small Grants for Working Professional Development provide up to $750 to support activities, including travel, that advance a working artists career.
Deadlines (First-come, first serve; as long as funding is available—please check our website)
No Deadlines for FY2021

Small Grants for Educational Opportunities provide up to $750 to support an educational opportunity in Minnesota for professional artists.
Deadlines (First-come, first serve; as long as funding is available—please check our website)
No Deadlines for FY2021