IAC Press Release

For Immediate Release: May 14, 2010

Contact: Jeff Morgan
Public Relations

IAC offers grant writing workshop June 9 in Des Moines

(DES MOINES, Iowa) — The Iowa Arts Council will offer a grant writing workshop next month that includes a review of the Mini Grant application process, guidelines, tips and an interactive mock-panel review.

The workshop will be 1-4:30 p.m. June 9, 2010, at the State Historical Building, 600 E. Locust Street in Des Moines. Artists and others interested in participating may register by visiting www.iowaartscouncil.org and clicking on the “Register for a Grant Writing Workshop” in the “Quick Clicks” column.

IAC’s Mini Grant program offers monthly grants up to $1,000 to support a wide variety of arts projects for individual artists, schools, organizations and units of government. Contact IAC’s Sarah Ekstrand at sarah.ekstrand@iowa.gov or 515-281-4657 for more information.

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 The Iowa Arts Council is a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs and works to enrich the quality of life for Iowans through support of the arts. Funding for the Iowa Arts Council and its programs is provided by the state of Iowa and the National Endowment for the Arts. More information at www.iowaartscouncil.org.