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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.

Artist Initiative
Two sessions are offered. The content is identical.
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 3:00 p.m.
Register here.
Thursday, May 28, 2020, 3:00 p.m.
Register here.

Folk and Traditional Arts
Thursday, April 16, 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.

Hinkley Minneapolis
Thursday, March 12, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
East Central Regional Arts Council Sabathani Community Center
109 Tobies Mill Place, Hinkley 310 East 38th Street, Minneapolis
Please register here Please register here
Park Rapids Saint Paul
Thursday, April 9, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 12, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Coldwell Banker conference room Hallie Q. Brown Community Center
1010 Main Avenue South, Park Rapids 270 North Kent Street, Saint Paul
Saint Peter Winona
Thursday, March 5, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Saint Peter Public Library Public Launch
601 South Washington Avenue, Saint Peter 960 West King Street, Winona
Please register here. Cancelled

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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