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LRAC opens artist mentor grant Nov. 1

Students in grades 9-11 who reside in the 9-County Region served by Lake Region Arts Council will have an opportunity to apply for an Artist Mentor Grant beginning Nov. 1.

Grants are available in all artistic disciplines, including music, painting, ceramics, literary arts, poetry, dance, performing arts, etc. 

Applicants will compete with other students in the region the first weekend in March at Underwood High School for an opportunity to study with a mentor or attend a specialized arts workshop next summer.

Whether it is painting, poetry or music, an Artist Mentor Grant is a great opportunity. For more information, please contact Connie Payson at Lake Region Arts Council 133 Mill Street, Fergus Falls, MN 56537, call her at 800-262-2787 or e-mail You can also visit them online at