Small Cap Arts - Schools

CMAB Fiscal Year starts July 1, 2013 and ends June 30, 2014

The CMAB Small Capital Arts Grant to Schools provides grants of up to $3,500 with 50% matching funds for the purchase of equipment and related non-consumable supplies to make capital improvements in public schools. Such activities must have the potential for a significant long-term impact on arts programming in the school.

Capital purchase funds are used to acquire or upgrade physical assets such as property, industrial buildings or equipment. Items proposed for capital purchase must have a minimum unit price of $300 or more with a useful life greater than one year.

Who Can Apply

  • Public schools located in the Minnesota Counties of Benton, Sherburne, Stearns or Wright. (Region 7W) (an elementary building and a high school building in the same district may each apply)
  • A school may submit only one application per deadline


Wed., August 27, 2014

Application DEADLINE:
Wed., April 1, 2015

*DRAFT Review
Requests no later than:

Wed., March 18, 2015

BOARD Review Date:
Wed., June 10, 2015
Small Capital Grant For Schools
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Final reports are also completed online.
For instructions on how to create an account and how to use the
online grant system, Watch the Applicant Tutorial.

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