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Spring Grant Info Sessions

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March 5, 2019

And April 1 Grant Deadlines.

Art Grant Deadlines & Workshops  - Grant funds are available 

Funding is awarded to individuals and organizations in our region -- Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Pine counties in east central Minnesota --for performing, visual, media, creative writing and other arts projects. 

Upcoming Regional Arts Council Grant Information Sessions:

Artist Grant Info Session - March 7th, 10:00 a.m.

Grant information session for all artists (visual artists, writers, dancers, videographers, potters, musicians, etc.) 

Organization Grant Info Session - March 21st, 10:00 a.m.

Grant information session for all organizations, schools, community organizations, and nonprofit organizations in the Region 7E area for art project grants. 

These sessions cover basic information about ECRAC grant programs, as well as recent changes to the grant application processes.  

If you have already attended a grant information session in the past, a refresher is always a good idea to keep you up to date! 

Sessions will be held at the ECRAC office, 112 Main Ave S, Braham, MN. 

For more information or to register, please call the East Central Regional Arts Council office at (320) 396-2337 x 1, or email

Grant Check Photo

Linda Kvasnicka, of the Old School Arts Center in Sandstone, receives their General Operating Support grant funding award from Mary Minnick-Daniels, ECRAC Executive Director .

  • Project grants to artists are from $1,000 up to $2,500. These applications are open and are due April 1.  
  • Project grants for arts (& other) organizations range from $500 to $15,000. Applications are open now & due April 1.

To apply for any of these art grant programs, or to learn how to get assistance, go to:  

ECRAC Grant Programs


If you miss these workshops, no problem!  The next grant sessions and deadlines will be in the fall!!!