Presenting the State Poet grants provide financial assistance for Nebraska nonprofit organizations and accredited public or private schools to host Nebraska State Poet Matt Mason. After the initial $50 sponsor cost, the remaining cost of fees and travel is covered by the Presenting the State Poet grant. Funding is limited and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.
Host State Poet Matt Mason in your community for events such as:
Deadline: At least six weeks prior to the event date.
Contact: Stephanie Plummer // 402.595.3937
Coming Soon! Application Guidelines and Artist Contract
Note: Presenting the State Poet grant applications are submitted via our online grant system.
Technical requirements: Microphone and podium/stand, unless the group is small.
Availability: No travel limitations or schedule restrictions at this time.