New Funding for Artists & Arts Organizations Announced Today
Providing Relief from the Impact of COVID-19
Today, a consortium of funders announced the creation of the Artist Relief Fund, a $10 million national Emergency Relief Fund for Artists and Creative Workers that will provide $5,000 no-strings-attached grants. It is intended for anyone who earns income from their creative or artistic practice and who has also been affected by COVID-19.
Today, the NEA announced its guidelines to swiftly distribute funding to nonprofits arts organizations from the Corona Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES Act) to preserve jobs and help organizations forced to close due the spread of COVID-19. LEARN MORE