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We’ll be talking a lot on Thursday about how to make your application stand out, in addition to the nuts-and-bolts of challenge requirements, and whatever else is on people’s minds.
What we won’t go into is what kind of ideas we’re looking for. Here’s why: We mean it when we say that we believe artists and cultural orgs in Detroit know their communities best, and have the most innovative and culturally relevant ideas. In challenges in Miami and Philadelphia, we’ve funded hundreds of ideas we would have never come up with on our own. As long as your idea fits within our three rules, it’s game.
That said, here are a few things to think about when shaping your idea: