Opportunties For Schools, Teachers, Students

PUBLIC SCHOOLS:

  • Apply for funding for artist residencies with our grants, see our tips page for schools to determine which category
  • Apply for funding for community education summer arts programming
  • Think about co-sponsoring the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition in your community.
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Arts Advocate of the Year Award
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Artist of the Year Award
  • Promote the Student Artist Training Mentor grant category to your high school students
  • Encourage entries into the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition from your high school visual artists
  • Request a site visit from Arts Council Director, Mara Hanel, to talk to students and teachers about Arts Council programs and services
  • sign up to receive our e-newsletter

PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND HOME SCHOOL GROUPS:

  • Apply for funding for artist residencies please call to see which categories are appropriate and what subject matter is appropriate
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Arts Advocate of the Year Award
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Artist of the Year Award
  • Encourage high school age students to apply in the Student Artist Training Mentor grant category
  • Encourage entries into the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition from your high school age visual artists
  • sign up to receive our e-newsletter

TEACHERS:

  • Apply for funding for arts residencies in your classroom through our Artists in the Schools Grant category
  • Look at the Northwest Artist Directory for artists who could work with students.
  • Apply for funding for yourself as an artist in our Artist Fellowship Grant
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Arts Advocate of the Year Award
  • Nominate candidates for the Northwest Artist of the Year Award
  • Encourage high school age students to apply in the Student Artist Training grant category
  • Encourage entries into the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition from your high school age visual artists
  • Consider hosting the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition at your school.
  • Research grant opportunities at the Minnesota State Arts Board
  • sign up to receive our e-newsletter announcements

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ARTISTS:

Serving Artists and Arts Organizations