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RaiseMN Campaign Institute

2018-19 Application Process

Applications for the 2018-19 RaiseMN Campaign Institute have closed.

Thanks for your interest in the 2018-19 Campaign Institute! Our application process closed on July 13. Below, you may learn more about the Campaign Institute and the process we use to select our cohort.

Thanks to the generous support of The Saint Paul Foundation, F.R. Bigelow Foundation, and the Patrick and Aimee Butler Foundation, we are able to expand the Campaign Institute to a cohort of seven nonprofits located in or primarily serving Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington counties in Minnesota.

Below, learn more about the background and application process for this year's Campaign Institute, including how to complete and submit your application. 

And for a recap of our inaugural Institute in 2017, read more about the experiences of our first cohort of five nonprofits.

Information and Requirements

Before applying for the RaiseMN Campaign Institute, please read the Information and Requirements for this year's program for more information on eligible organizations, the selection process and timeline, what you will learn, an understanding of the commitment level, and benefits to participants.

Online Information Session

RaiseMN hosted a brief online information session on June 19 to share information about the Campaign Institute. We discussed the application process, requirements, updates from our inaugural year, and took questions from attendees. 

View this 30-minute session on-demand by clicking below. The video is captioned, which may be activated by clicking the "CC" icon on the lower-right of the video control panel.

Submitting Your Application

All applications will be submitted via an online SurveyMonkey application form by 5:00pm CT on Friday, July 13, 2018.

For your convenience, we have also created a PDF copy of the application you may download to see what questions we are asking and draft your answers. However, final applications must be submitted via the SurveyMonkey application form.

Application Deadline

All applications must be submitted by 5:00pm CT on Friday, July 13, 2018. You may learn more about the our selection timeline in the Information and Requirements document.

Contact Us

If you have questions about RaiseMN or the Campaign Institute, please contact Andrea Kopfmann, director of campaigns and partnerships, at info@raisemn.org.