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APPLY NOW FOR ARTS PROJECT GRANT SUPPORT

PIERRE, S.D. - South Dakota artists, arts organizations, and other nonprofit groups are invited to seek grant support from the South Dakota Arts Council (SDAC) to assist in funding arts projects and programs throughout the state. The application deadline is March 1, 2023.

View the full press release online [linked here]

Resources for FY24 Applicants

Artists and Organizations can find details on how to apply for upcoming grants (funding arts activities taking place July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024) including guidelines, sample applications, and application templates. Online at https://artscouncil.sd.gov/grants/ApplicantPortal.aspx.

APPLY FOR ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE GRANTS THROUGH MARCH 10

PIERRE – The South Dakota Arts Council (SDAC) is now accepting sponsor applications for its Artists in Schools and Communities (AISC) program, which provides matching grants to schools, arts councils, health and service organizations, and other nonprofit organizations to host artists-in-residence between July 1, 2023-June 30, 2024.

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GOVERNOR NOEM ANNOUNCES 2023 STUDENT ART EXHIBITION

PIERRE, S.D. – Governor Kristi Noem announced 12 students who are being recognized for their artistic talents through the Governor’s Student Art Competition. An exhibition of the artwork is now open to the public in the South Dakota Capitol building.

View the exhibition brochure [PDF linked here].

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CALL TO ARTISTS: ART FOR STATE BUILDINGS

PIERRE – South Dakota artists have until March 20, 2023, to submit purchase proposals for the Art for State Buildings Program.

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ARTS COUNCIL'S STRATEGIC PLANNING

Every three to five years the South Dakota Arts Council (SDAC) takes time to cast a new vision and establish new goals for the development of a comprehensive state arts plan. In 2016 and 2017 SDAC, in conjunction with statewide nonprofit arts service and advocacy organization Arts South Dakota, conducted strategic planning activities, all of which are detailed below. SDAC is pleased to share its latest strategic plan, guiding its operations to serve the statewide arts community through 2021:

Click here for the complete Strategic Plan

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