CMAB Project Grants for Organizations


Central Minnesota Arts Board

The CMAB Project Grant program provides funds of up to $7,000 to nonprofit organizations, schools, units of government and other organizations in support of arts-focused events.  A minimum of 25% of the total project budget must be provided by the applicant through cash on hand or revenue from other sources.

Program Goal:  Invest in the arts by enhancing arts access, arts education and arts & cultural heritage.

WHO CAN APPLY: Organizations must serve Region 7W residents and be located within the Minnesota counties of Benton, Sherburne, Stearns, or Wright.

Nonprofit 501(c) (3) arts organizations
Community groups WITHOUT nonprofit designation that are sponsored by a fiscal agent
Nonprofit organizations that do not have arts as a primary focus
Local government entities (city, township and county)



Application DEADLINE:
Rnd1: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018
Rnd2: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018
Rnd3: Wed., March 13, 2019

*DRAFT Review Deadlines:

Rnd1: Wed., July 18, 2018
Rnd2: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018
Rnd3: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019

BOARD Review: 
Rnd 1: Thurs., Sep. 13, 2018
Rnd 2: Thurs., Dec. 13, 2018
Rnd 3: Thurs., May 9, 2019

Opportunity Opens

Monday, Jun 11th 2018

Opportunity Closes

Wednesday, Aug 1st 2018, 11:45pm

Application Location

External Site
MN Artists