Special Projects is a grant program that provides up to $1,250 for North Dakota groups to initiate new art events of all disciplines and forms and to hire North Dakota or non-North Dakota touring artist and artist groups.
Note: There is limited funding available for this program. Early submission of applications is highly recommended. Applications are reviewed and grants awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis and it is not guaranteed that funds will be available for all the panel dates listed.
Applicants are encouraged to carefully review the Program Overview and Application Guidelines, then call the program officer prior to beginning an application, particularly if there are questions about activity eligibility.
Program Overview and Application Guidelines
All applicants should read these documents thoroughly before beginning the application form.
Downloads Required for Application
Deadlines - FY21
Who Can Apply
Applicants must be one of the following:
And All Applicants Must:
Grant Award Range
For Questions or Assistance
Contact Program Officer Vanessa Voskuil | email@example.com | (701) 328-7591
How to Apply
All applicants are required to use the Go Smart system to apply. Registration is required of all applicants before beginning an application to any program. It is only necessary to register once.
Go Smart Tutorial
How to Register and Use Go Smart: PDF download
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