Artist/Mentor Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Kailee Martens
Recipient Type
Individual
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2012
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Kailee Martens, Bemidji High School student, was awarded $599 to attend 2 workshops for young writers at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota where she will learn to use more detail, improve her plot development, and find a narrative hook, aiding in the completion of her first novel.Loft workshop facilitators will provide an evaluation of the studentÆs work at the completion of the workshop series. Student will also seek feedback from trusted mentors and adults in the community who know her work.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The student achieved her intended outcomes in improving her ability to use more detail, and improve her plot development. Although she has not completed a novel yet, her new goal is to publish something online- and the Loft reportedly supplied this studen

Description of Funds
Project Overview
Literary Mentorship for Kailee Martens
Project Details
Funds will assist Kailee Martens in attending two workshops for young writers at Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis.
Project Manager
First Name
Kailee
Last Name
Martens
Organization Name
Kailee Martens
State
MN
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Kathy Gustafson; Visual Artist, Sculptor, Artist Career Counselor; Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Diana McLain; Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Malotte Backer; Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard; Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Nancy Cole; Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler; Visual Artist; Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Leah Prussia; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Craft Artist;
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Al Belleveau; Artist Mentor, Sculptor, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate;
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No