LRAC offers a variety of grants for both individual artists and organizations providing arts focused events. Funding for these grants is provided from a variety of sources, including a general appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature, the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, and The McKnight Foundation.
By clicking on the links to the left you may review each grant's guidelines to see which grant is most appropriate for you and the current grant deadlines and review dates.
Click on "Apply" to begin the application process. You will be taken to our online grant application system where you may log in as a returning applicant or you will be asked to create a profile and begin the process.
For those who have been awarded a grant, the "Grant Management" link allows you to access images of the LRAC logo, posters, authorized credit lines, and a sample Big Check template so you may comply with the required publicizing of your grant.
IMPORTANT: Read grant guidelines and eligibility requirements before beginning an application. If at any time you experience difficulty with or have questions about our grants, feel free to contact LRAC for assistance.