Artist Resources

Artist Resources, COVID-19:

Grants / Funding

Freelance Artists  Resources:

Regular emergency grants that are ongoing:

National Crowdfunding & Collective Action Efforts

The below are new funds set up specifically to relieve artists in financial crisis as a result of COVID-19. We cannot vouch for the methods by which funds/services are distributed, and welcome any feedback via our submission form! Please note: never share social security number or bank account number through a Google form.
Planning on starting an emergency relief fund? We recommend this resource from Springboard for the Arts.

  • LIST: Covid19 & the Arts
  • LIST: Emergency Funds for Freelancers, Creatives Losing Income During Coronavirus (KQED)
  • LIST: Mutual Aid Hub
  • Artist Relief
  • Artist Relief Tree (waitlist is available)
  • ArtsWriters Grant(Deadline May 20th)
  • Black Spatial Relics (micro grant for curation of digital spaces for Black communities, deadline April 15th)
  • Burlesque Community Response Fund
  • Corona Virus 2020 Artist Relief Funds Database
  • Casting Agencies Directory
  • Equal Sound (musicians)
  • Financial Solidarity Mutual Aid Google Sheet
  • Freelancer COVID-19 Emergency Fund (temporarily not accepting new applications)
  • Leveler: Peer to Peer Wealth Distribution
  • Maurice Sendak Emergency Relief Fund (Children’s picture book artists & writers- Applications open April 23rd)
  • Relief Fund for Artists & Freelancers
  • Secret Walls | #SupportYourLocalArtist
  • Shade Literary Arts Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund
  • Share & Receive / Amazon Wishlists (food, supplies, etc)
  • Women & Hollywood Crowdfunding Support (filmmakers)

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