A resource for artists experiencing hardships due to COVID-19

The Tri-State Relief Fund to Support Non-Salaried Workers in the Visual Arts

The Tri-State Relief Fund to Support Non-Salaried Workers in the Visual Arts will distribute one-time unrestricted cash grants of $2,000 each to freelance, contract, or non-salaried archivists, art handlers, artist/photographer’s assistants, cataloguers, database specialists, digital assets specialists, image scanners/digitizers, and registrars.\
https://www.nyfa.org/Content/Show/Tri-State-Relief-Fund-to-Support-Non-Salaried-Workers-in-the-Visual-Arts

New England Foundation for the Arts

NEFA is providing $282,000 on an immediate basis for emergency artist relief to support New England artists. These dollars will be infused into relief funds in partnership with New England's State Arts Agencies:

• Connecticut: Connecticut Artists Relief Grant Program
• Maine: Maine Artist Relief Fund
• Massachusetts: COVID-19 Relief Fund for Individuals
• New Hampshire: New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
• Rhode Island: Artist Relief Fund
• Vermont: Vermont Rapid Response Artist Relief

JGS Fellowship for Photography

NYFA's JGS Fellowship for Photography is a $7,000 cash grant open to New York State photography artists living and working outside of New York City. This fellowship is not a project grant, but is intended to fund an artist's voice. Applications are currently open and will close Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 11:59PM (EST). 

Artist Relief
Creative Capital has joined forces with our community to form Artist Relief, a new coalition of national arts grantmakers. This new initiative includes immediate, unrestricted emergency funding of $5,000 for individual artists of all disciplines to help those in need due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
https://www.artistrelief.org/

Artist Relief Project

Artists in any discipline who has been impacted by COVID19-related cancellations and closures may apply for assistance from this relief fund.
https://artistreliefproject.org/

CERF+ Emergency Relief Fund

Artists who have suffered from a recent, career threatening emergency, such as an illness, accident, fire or natural disaster, can apply for funding. CERF+ also has a list of resources centered around the pandemic.
https://cerfplus.org/get-relief/apply-for-help/craft-emergency-relief-fund/

The Creator Fund

ConvertKit has established a fund to help creators in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. They have already received more applications than they have funding, but encourage creators to still apply.
https://creatorfund.ck.page/

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant

The Foundation for Contemporary Arts offers one-time $1,500 grants to artists who have had performances or exhibitions canceled or postponed because of the pandemic.
https://www.foundationforcontemporaryarts.org/grants/emergency-grants-covid-19-fund

Gottlieb Emergency Grant Program

This emergency grant provides financial assistance to painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation.
https://www.gottliebfoundation.org/emergency-grant

Max's Kansas City Emergency Grants

The Max's Kansas City project provides emergency funding and resources to professionals in the creative arts.
https://maxskansascity.org/emergency-grants/

The Photographer Fund

Format has put together a $25,000 relief fund designed to help photographers facing financial difficulties during the outbreak. The fund offers $500 per person.
https://www.format.com/photographer-fund

Rauschenberg Emergency Grant

NYFA and the Rauschenberg Foundation have teamed up to offer visual and media artists and choreographers in the US grants of up to $5,000 for medical related emergencies.
https://www.nyfa.org/Content/Show/Rauschenberg-Emergency-Grants

Art Interrupted Emergency Arts Fund

Twenty Summer has launched an emergency fund for artists and arts organizations suffering from unexpected and unmanageable financial loss as a result of the COVID-19. Artists can receive up to $500, while arts organizations can receive up to $1,000.
https://www.20summers.org/eaf

Authors League Fund

The Author League Fund helps professional writers in financial need because of medical or health-related problems, temporary loss of income, or other misfortune by providing no-strings-attached "loans" to pay for pressing expenses.
https://authorsleaguefund.org/

Carnegie Fund for Authors

The Carnegie Fund for Authors awards grants to published authors who are in need of emergency financial assistance as a result of illness or injury to self, spouse, or dependent child, or who has had some other misfortune that has placed the applicant in pressing and substantial pecuniary need.
https://www.carnegiefundforauthors.org/user/register

Dramatists Guild Foundation

This fund provides emergency financial assistance to individual playwrights, composers, lyricists, and bookwriters in dire need of funds due to severe hardship or unexpected illness.
https://dgf.org/programs/grants/grants-for-writers/

Musicians Foundation

The Musicians Foundation provides grants to U.S. musicians in any genre in a time of acute need due to personal, medical, dental, or family crisis, natural disaster, or other emergency situation.
http://www.musiciansfoundation.org/get-support/eligibility/

Sweet Relief Musicians Fund

This relief fund provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians and music industry workers who are struggling to make ends meet because of COVID-19.
https://www.sweetrelief.org/covid-19-fund.html

Jazz Foundation Musicians Emergency Fund

Musicians who have made a living playing blues, jazz, and roots music can apply for emergency funding from the Jazz Foundation.
https://jazzfoundation.org/musicians-emergency-fund/

 

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The Lake Placid Center for the Arts is a year-round performing and visual Arts Facility.  Located in the Adirondack Park of Northern New York, the LPCA consistently presents arts of the highest caliber in music, dance and theatre performances, film exhibitions and visual arts presentations. 

In addition, the Arts Center provides special arts-in education programs, workshops and residencies for aspiring and renowned artists.

The Arts Center is the home of the Lake Placid School of Ballet, LPCA Children's Theatre, Community Theatre Players, as well as the Summer home of the Lake Placid Sinfonietta.

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