Works in Progress
Supporting women and
girls throughout central minnesota
Applications must be submitted and/or postmarked
from a central Minnesota address.
Applications may be submitted online at
printed and mailed to Works in Progress, Inc., P.O. Box 282, Sauk Rapids, MN
Applicants will receive notification of a decision within 30 days
of the grant deadline.
Funds awarded will be sent within 20 days of notification of
A final impact report listing results of the project is required
within 30 days of completion of the project.
Applications must be complete and should not exceed three pages.
Awarded grants are typically utilized to help develop skills, build
confidence and to foster a connection
with community mentors. Examples include attending a summer language camp,
participating in an
entrepreneurial leadership retreat, purchasing materials
and supplies to create a community art project, and attending a
Young women, under the age of 18, must have an adult mentor
involved in their project.
Grant money will be made payable to the training provider,
organization or camp, not to the grantee.
Grant selection is based on answers to application questions and on
recommendations supplied by applicants.
Grants are small, usually $100 to $500.
No repayment is expected, although it is hoped that recipients will "pay forward" their experience by mentoring others as
part of their future endeavors.
Any woman of any age within central Minnesota is
eligible to apply for the Works in Progress Mini-Grant.
Central Minnesota is defined as a 100-mile radius of St. Cloud,
application online below or by mail to
Works in Progress, Inc.
P.O. Box 282
Sauk Rapids, MN
Contact Works in Progress, Inc.
Works in Progress
Applicant Information Online -
to download mail-in application.
Please fill out the form completely to be
eligible for Mini-Grant consideration.