Grant Administration

Please complete only one survey per organization yearly or one survey for each individual.  

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* 1. What is your Minnesota county?  Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake, or Roseau.

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* 2. To which of the following NWMAC grant categories did you and/or your organization apply since July 2017? (check all that apply)

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* 3. Have you or your organization received at least one Arts Council grant or award since 2015?

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* 4. Rate the importance of our office providing this grant program or award to our region.  Only rate the programs that you have first hand knowledge or have applied to.

  Not as important Important Very Important
Arts Legacy Grant: regular up to $10,000 grant
Arts Legacy Grant: school residency first come, first served $2,100 grant
Arts Legacy Grant: general operating for non-profit arts organizations
Arts Project Grant: regular up to $3,000 grant
Arts Project Grant: arts equipment for schools up to $3,000 grant
Artist $5,000 Fellowship Grant
Artist $1,500 Project Grant
Artist $500 Quick Turn Around Grant
Student Artist Training Grant $500
NW MN Art Exhibit Cash Awards

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* 5. The following statements deal with how easy it is for you to get the information you need in order to decide whether to apply for one of the Arts Council grants.

  Strongly agree Agree Neutral Disagree Strongly disagree Don't know
Grant deadlines are published well in advance
Grant categories and guidelines are clear and easily understood
Information sessions are offered at convenient times and places
You Tube grant-writing sessions are effective in providing needed information
Grant-writing workshops are effective in providing needed information
Staff promptly and knowledgeably answers my questions

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* 6. Now please give your opinion of the Arts Council grant application and award process.  Please only answer if applicable otherwise leave blank.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor Don't Know
Staff assistance in creating a strong application
Ease of submitting required application materials
Fairness of panel deliberations
Timeliness of decision notifications
Availability of panel comments

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* 7. How many grant awards have you or your organization received from your Arts Council since 2015?

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* 8. Please indicate how well our Northwest Minnesota Arts Council has administered your grant.  Please answer only if applicable.  Otherwise leave blank.  

  Excellent Good Fair Poor Don't Know or N/A
Timeliness of payments
Helpfulness of grant oversight
Ease of reporting, both during and at the end
Availability of staff when problems arise
Flexibility in addressing unforeseen situations

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* 9. In general, how are your current Arts Council grant(s) going?

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