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Information Sessions


Grant program information sessions

The Minnesota State Arts Board is offering one-hour Webinars to help applicants prepare to apply for grant programs. These sessions will focus on program basics and applicant questions. The Webinars are free of charge, but advance registration is strongly encouraged.

Each session is offered as a conference call with an option to view a PowerPoint presentation online. You must listen to the audio portion by telephone.

If you are not able to participate in the conference call, but would like to view the PowerPoint used in the Webinar, it will be posted on the grant program Web page following the session.

Minnesota Festival Support
Thursday, February 20, 2020, 3:00 p.m.
Register here.

To join a session:

Dial into the telephone portion to hear the audio.

  • Call the conference host at (800) 920-7487.
  • Enter the conference code: 8443 522 #
  • When prompted, say your name.

Log into the Web portion to view the PowerPoint presentation. 

  • Select I'm a participant.
  • Enter your name.
  • Enter Web Login 415420830
  • Enter Participant PIN Code 8443522
  • Select Sign in.

Artist Initiative Workshop Sessions

The Minnesota State Arts Board is hosting information sessions about the Artist Initiative grant program. Program officer Sherrie Fernandez-Williams will provide an overview of the Artist Initiative grant program and guide participants in an interactive workshop. Meetings are free and open to the public.

Crookston Hinkley
Thursday, March 26, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 12, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Bede Ballroom in Sargeant Student Center East Central Regional Arts Council
University of Minnesota Crookston 109 Tobies Mill Place, Hinkley
2900 University Avenue, Crookston Please register here.
Please register here.
Minneapolis Park Rapids
Tuesday, February 25, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Sabathani Community Center Coldwell Banker conference room
310 East 38th Street, Minneapolis 1010 Main Avenue South, Park Rapids
Please register here. Please register here.
Saint Paul Saint Peter
Wednesday, February 12, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Hallie Q. Brown Community Center Saint Peter Public Library
270 North Kent Street, Saint Paul 601 South Washington Avenue, Saint Peter
Please register here. Please register here.
Thief River Falls  
Tuesday, March 24, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  
Thief River Falls Public Library  
102 First Street East, Thief River Falls  
Please register here.

For accessibility inquiries and accommodation requests, contact accessibility coordinator Natalie Kennedy at 651-539-2666 or at natalie.kennedy@arts.state.mn.us.

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