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Updated 6/12/20

Highlighted Resource

Rauchenberg Medical Emergency Grants

$5,000 for unexpected medical emergencies for visual and media artists and choreographers; Deadline June 15th.

Grants and Programs

The Actors Fund: Entertainment Assistance Program


The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant

(for painters, printmakers, and sculptors)

Artist Relief for COVID-19

Artists Fellowship, Inc. Financial Assistance

(for professional artists with immediate medical emergencies)

Artly World: Artist Relief Project

(emergency stipends and long-term assistance)

Arts Administrators of Color: Arts Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

(supports BIPOC [Black, Indigenous, People of Color] artists & arts administrators)

Authors League Fund​

Behind the Scenes

(for entertainment technology industry professionals) 

CERF+ Emergency Relief Fund

(for craft artists who have contracted the virus)

Dramatist Guild Foundation: Emergency Grants

(for individual playwrights, composers, lyricists, and book-writers)

Equal Sound Corona Relief Fund

(for US-based musicians)

Foundation for Contemporary Arts: Emergency Grant

(for visual and performing artists)

Jazz Foundation for America: COVID-19 Musician's Emergency Fund

Mayer Foundation

(for individuals, cultural institutions, and students)

NDN Collective Artist and Entrepreneur Fund

($5000 grants for Indigenous artists and entrepreneurs)

New York Community Trust: NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund

(for NYC nonprofits)

PEN America Writer's Emergency Fund​

Rauchenberg Medical Emergency Grants

$5,000 for unexpected medical emergencies for visual and media artists and choreographers; Deadline June 15th.

South Asian Arts Resiliency Fund

(project-based grants to artists of South Asian descent)


Resource Lists

Artwork Archive: COVID-19 Resources for Artists


Common Field: COVID-19 Resources for Artist Organization Field

(open source document)


Creative Capital: List of Arts Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Fractured Atlas Resource Lists:

* Payment Protection Program (PPP) Resources

  (for Artists, Freelancers, and Independent Contractors)

Coronavirus Resources for Artists of Color

* Emergency Resources for Artists in the Wake of COVID-19

Freelance Artist Resource Producing Collective: Covid-19 Freelance Artists Resource

Joan Mitchell Foundation: COVID-19 Emergency Resources for Visual Artists

(includes list of regional funds across the U.S.)


New York Department of Cultural Affairs: COVID-19 Coronavirus Resources

New York Foundation for the Arts: COVID-19 Emergency Resources

New York Live Arts: COVID-19 Artist Relief Resources

(open source document)

Queens Borough President: COVID-19 Resources for Artists


Teaching Theatre Online: A Shift in Pedagogy Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak

(open source document started by Dr. Daphnie Sicre of Loyola Marymount University)


U.S. Department of Arts and Culture: Community Care in the Time of Coronavirus


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