Submit a Proposal

Now accepting proposals for our September 2022 Issue

  • Propose a project now and complete it for the following issue

  • Artists must be Minnesota residents between the ages of 12 and 22

  • Artists selected to participate will be paid, with commissions starting at $75

Important Dates:

       September 2022 Issue

          Applications due: June 3, 2022

          Notified by: June 17 

          First Meeting: TBA

          Projects due: August 31, 2022

          Release date: September 2022

Youth Voices of Experience Multi-media Digital Magazine

Our digital magazine feature art in all mediums created by Minnesota youth ages 12 - 22.  The focus of our magazine is about amplifying the voices of youth who have experience with mental health, mental health disorders and/or who have been affected by the education, criminal justice, child welfare or mental health systems.  

Propose a project in one of these categories:

  • Visual art in any 2D or 3D mediums

  • An article in written or video format

  • A non-fiction story in written or video format

  • Creative writing such as a short story or poetry in written or video format

  • Creating an original song or spoken word poem

  • Choreographing and performing a dance on video

Apply now!

To apply for any of these projects, please fill out the following proposal form.

Questions? Contact Matt Organisak Jenson, Director of Arts and Youth Engagement at mjenson@macmh.org