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LRAC plans to award over $87,000 for fall art projects

The new grant year is under way at the Lake Region Arts Council, Fergus Falls.

Over $87,000 will be awarded in art grants to individuals, arts organizations, public schools, colleges, universities, and non profit organizations to promote art projects and art access in the LRAC region.

LRAC serves the counties of Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Traverse, and Wilkin.

The LRAC Fall Project Grant Round will award $24,418 to arts organizations and public institution such as K-12 schools, community education programs, colleges, libraries and museum located in the LRAC region.

This grant will fund up to $3,000 and a 20 percent match of total expenses is required from the applicant.

An organization may apply for more than one grant per grant round and is limited to $5,000 per year in Project Grant funding.

For more information about the LRAC Project Grant, check out the Project Grant Guidelines at or contact the LRAC office or 218-739-5780.

Project Grant Deadline is midnight, Tuesday, Sept. 9. The online application and all supporting documents must be submitted by this date to the LRAC office. All documents may be submitted electronically by e-mail to