Metropolitan Regional Arts Council

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council improves arts access for Twin Cities metro communities through grants, resources, and advocacy for artists and organizations.

Check out the Welcome to MRAC Grants page, an introduction for new and returning applicants to MRAC grant programs and the grant-making process. You will find information about translation and accessibility options, fiscal sponsorship, and tips to apply to all of MRAC grant programs.

Grant Program Grant Application Deadline
Arts Impact for Individuals October 23, 2023
Flexible Support November 6, 2023

All grants will be submitted using our new grant system, Submittable. Please visit Submittable’s help center for questions on technical assistance and getting started within the platform. 

Recent news

  • Welcome Corey Behmer to MRAC!

    We are so excited to share that Corey Behmer has joined the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council (MRAC) team as our new Director of Finance and Administration! Hello! I am very… (read more)

  • Arts Impact for Individuals Applications Are Open

    Applications are now open for the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council’s Arts Impact for Individuals grant program. Application deadline: October 23, 2023 at 11:59 PM Award notifications: March 27, 2024 Eligible… (read more)

  • Welcome Sagirah Shahid!

    We are so happy to share that Sagirah Shahid has joined our team at MRAC as a Program Director! She will be working with the Programs Team to provide direct… (read more)

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