We understand that these guidelines may be overwhelming for first-time applicants. Fortunately, there are various avenues available for assistance with your application.

JEROME HILL ARTIST FELLOWSHIP AND MCKNIGHT ARTIST AND CULTURE BEARER FELLOWSHIP INFORMATION SESSION
Led by TA Kieu, Kristen Marx, and Eleanor Savage of the Jerome Foundation, along with Mike Hoyt (Community-Engaged Practice) and Dana Kassel (Dancers and Choreographers) from the McKnight Fellowship Programs, they will discuss fellowship opportunities that cater to various artistic disciplines. The session will provide ample time for specific questions.
Thursday, February 1st, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Springboard for the Arts
262 University Ave West
Saint Paul, MN 55103

 

HOW TO APPLY WORKSHOP AT FILMNORTH
During this in-person workshop, program administrator Robert Ndondo-Lay will walk through the guidelines and application. There will be ample time for Q&A.
Wednesday, February 7th, 2024, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
FilmNorth
550 Vandalia St., Suite #550
Saint Paul, MN 55114

HOW TO APPLY INFORMATION SESSION

 

MCKNIGHT MEDIA ARTIST BIPOC PANEL EVENT
Date and time to be announced. Please check back for updates.

 

ZOOM OR PHONE MEETINGS
Applicants are also welcome to schedule one-on-one meetings (via Zoom or over the phone) with Robert Ndondo-Lay about their application before completing it online. To schedule a meeting please call 651-644-1912 or email [email protected]. Please do not wait until the last minute, as there might not be enough time to help everyone at that point.

 

ARTIST STATEMENT HELP
You can get one-on-one assistance by contacting Springboard for the Arts to sign up for a meeting with one of their Artist Career Consultants, who can guide and give feedback on crafting your artist statement and/or your whole application. You can see the full Artist Career Consultant Roster on Springboard’s website. If you have questions, email Wone Vang at [email protected]. Do not wait until the last moment to contact Springboard, as the process takes a little time.

 

FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION
If you’re having technical problems with filling out the application form (e.g., retrieving a forgotten password), please contact Submittable, who will be able to help you.