Mini Grants

2020 Deadline Extended to March 7

If you have a neighborhood project or idea you have always wanted to explore, now is the time to apply for an Armatage Mini Grant to support that dream. Mini Grant applications for this year’s grant cycle will be accepted through March 7.

Any resident or organization connected to Armatage can apply for up to $1,000 to support a project that directly benefits the neighborhood. Some restrictions apply:  grant funds cannot be used for general operating, food, entertainment, religious, partisan, or capital expenses.

How to apply: download the application and guidelines linked below and submit it to the ANA at or 2500 West 57th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55410 by March 7, 2020.

Info sessions: learn more about the program and get feedback on your application at one of two upcoming info sessions.

  • Thursday, January 30 from 7:00-8:00pm at Book Club (5411 Penn Ave S).
  • Tuesday, February 11 from 7:00-8:00pm at Armatage Park.

Review process and timeline: proposals will be reviewed by the ANA Mini Grants Review Committee, which will make recommendations for approval of up to four grants per cycle to the ANA Board. Grant awards will be finalized by Board vote. Grants will be awarded in late April and grantees have one year to complete their project.

Questions? If you have any questions or need assistance, contact

Download the grant application and detailed guidelines: ANA 2020 Mini Grants Guidelines and Form – updated

Learn about recently funded Mini Grant projects here.