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Our grants database features organizations from the past five years. It is updated on a quarterly basis about a month after board approval.

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20 Theatre Company Twin Cities

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$40,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support

American Composers Forum

4 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$570,000
2017
Arts
for the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Composers and McKnight Visiting Composer program
$240,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$555,000
2014
Arts
for a fellowship program for composer fellowships and visiting composer program
$240,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

American Indian Community Housing Organization

1 Grant

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Duluth, MN

$40,000
2016
Arts
to support Gimaajii, a native artist program to develop skills to connect to the marketplace

Americans for the Arts

1 Grant

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Washington, DC

$15,000
2015
Arts
for the New Community Visions convening of arts and culture professionals in St. Paul in 2015

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

1 Grant

$49,000
2016
Arts
to develop a Minnesota Compass topic area dedicated to arts and culture, including the research, technological requirements, and the Compass advisory group process

Ananya Dance Theatre

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$70,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Arcata Press

3 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$90,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$70,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support and for The Heritage Partnership Program
$50,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

ARENA Dances

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$40,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$45,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Arrowhead Regional Arts Council

2 Grants

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Duluth, MN

$270,000
2016
Arts
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists
$270,000
2013
Arts
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists

Art of the Rural

1 Grant

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Winona, MN

$50,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support

Artistry

3 Grants

$30,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Arts Center of Saint Peter

3 Grants

$30,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Arts Midwest

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$225,000
2016
Arts
to strengthen arts and artist-led organizations via ArtsLab
$170,000
2014
Arts
to strengthen Minnesota artists and arts organizations through in-depth peer learning, training, and coaching opportunities

Artspace Projects

5 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$150,000
2018
Arts
for capital support of the Northside Artspace Lofts
$240,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$160,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$100,000
2015
Arts
to develop affordable live/work artist housing and community space for the arts in Hastings, MN
$120,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Association of Writers and Writing Programs

1 Grant

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Fairfax, VA

$15,000
2014
Arts
to support professional working writers and poets in Minnesota to attend or present at AWP15 Conference in Minneapolis

Ballet of the Dolls

1 Grant

Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Ballet Works

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$75,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$80,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$80,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Bedlam Theatre

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$50,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$80,000
2013
Arts
to expand the operating base of a collaborative, radical theater

Black Label Movement

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$40,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

Brownbody

1 Grant

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Vadnais Heights, MN

$40,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support

California Institute of the Arts

1 Grant

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Valencia, CA

$40,000
2015
Arts
for inclusion of Minnesota artists in the planning phase and launch year activities of Arts in a Changing America

Cantus

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$60,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Center for Hmong Arts and Talent

3 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$50,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

Central Minnesota Arts Board

1 Grant

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Foley, MN

$400,000
2015
Arts
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists

Chamber Music Society of Minnesota

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$40,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

Chicago Avenue Fire Arts Center

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$30,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$30,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Children’s Theater Company and School

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$80,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$100,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$100,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Coffee House Press

3 Grants

$180,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$120,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$150,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support and special initiatives

Commonweal Theatre Company

4 Grants

$50,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$100,000
2014
Arts
in support of the Common Roots Campaign
$50,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

Conservation Minnesota

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2015
Arts
for the Legacy Amendment Accountability Project

Contemporary Dance Arts

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Cultural Data Project

2 Grants

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Philadelphia, PA

$70,000
2016
Arts
to support delivery of data collection, aggregation, and reporting services for Minnesota arts and culture organizations
$35,000
2015
Arts
to advance data collection, aggregation, and reporting for the arts and culture sector in Minnesota

Dakota Wicohan

2 Grants

$60,000
2017
Arts
to support the Tawokaga arts program for Dakota artists in southwestern Minnesota
$60,000
2015
Arts
to support the Tawokaga arts program for Dakota artists in southwestern Minnesota

Dance USA

1 Grant

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Washington, DC

$30,000
2014
Arts
to support the Minnesota dance community's participation in the Dance/USA 2014 Annual Conference in Minneapolis June 18-21

Duluth Art Institute Association

3 Grants

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Duluth, MN

$60,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support

Duluth-Superior Symphony Association

3 Grants

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Duluth, MN

$60,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support for the Symphony Orchestra in Duluth

East Central Regional Arts Council

2 Grants

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Braham, MN

$84,000
2017
Arts
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists
$130,000
2014
Arts
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists, and for capital support

East Side Arts Council

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$25,000
2016
Arts
to support artists involved in the Urban Design and Artist Partnership program
$25,000
2015
Arts
to advance East Side Arts Council Artist Partnership Program connecting artists as partners with neighborhood development projects

Fargo-Moorhead Opera Company

3 Grants

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Fargo, ND

$40,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$45,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

Fargo-Moorhead Orchestral

3 Grants

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Fargo, ND

$40,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$50,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

First Peoples Fund

1 Grant

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Rapid City, SD

$150,000
2016
Arts
to build the capacity of Native community-based organizations and artists in Minnesota

Flying Foot Forum

2 Grants

$40,000
2016
Arts
for general operating support
$40,000
2014
Arts
for general operating support

FOCI Minnesota Center for Glass Arts

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$30,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support

Forecast Public Artworks

6 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$294,000
2017
Arts
to support a grant program for Minnesota public artists
$216,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$244,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support and project support
$196,000
2015
Arts
to support a grant program for Minnesota Public Artists
$90,000
2013
Arts
for general operating support
$250,000
2013
Arts
to support a grant program for mid-career Minnesota public artists

Forum of Regional Arts Councils of Minnesota

2 Grants

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Staples, MN

$90,000
2017
Arts
to increase cultural competency skills leading to greater awareness and inclusive practices
$135,000
2014
Arts
to support the infrastructure of the Forum of Regional Arts Councils of Minnesota

Franconia Sculpture Park

3 Grants

$105,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support
$170,000
2016
Arts
to expand and enhance Franconia's campus, facilities and capacity, and support general operations
$70,000
2014
Arts
for general operating to Franconia Sculpture Park

Frank Theatre

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$60,000
2017
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2015
Arts
for general operating support
$60,000
2013
Arts
to support operating costs of Frank Theatre's 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons, and to improve the theatre's technological systems

Friends of the Minnesota Sinfonia

3 Grants

$70,000
2018
Arts
for continued support of the Sinfonia’s “New Works by Minnesota-Based Composers” program
$70,000
2016
Arts
to support the Minnesota Sinfonia's New Works Program for Minnesota based composers
$60,000
2014
Arts
to support the Minnesota Sinfonia's two year commissioning program for works by Minnesota-based composers

Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$30,000
2016
Arts
to support the 28th and 29th annual Minnesota Book Awards program
$30,000
2013
Arts
for support of the Minnesota Book Awards

Full Circle Theater Company

1 Grant

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St. Paul, MN

$40,000
2018
Arts
for general operating support