Grant Opportunities for Artists during COVID-19

Artwork above: Nathan Beard – Exit Music #25, Kundalini (detail)

 

All of us here at DFAC hope you are well, healthy, and keeping the flame during this difficult time. We are so grateful for everything you’ve done to help build this creative sanctuary.  Although we are saddened to have closed the art center temporarily, we hope you can appreciate the need for public safety and look forward to seeing you again soon.

We would like to make sure you have heard about and are applying to the many relief grants that are being offered right now:

 

$500 Relief Grant https://pinellascf.org/pinellasartsrelief/

Women Artists Over 40: https://www.nyfa.org/Content/Show/Anonymous-Was-A-Woman-Emergency-Relief-Grant

If you registered as a Small Business: SBA Deferred Interest Loan https://www.sba.gov/page/guidance-businesses-employers-plan-respond-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19?fbclid=IwAR2AAq_WfUJMqsth6YRRDlS6h21Dlxi5lga1j9ih3G77_UL5sTcFrh8crfE
A big list of emergency grants (scroll down to Individual Artists) : https://dos.myflorida.com/cultural/info-and-opportunities/resources-by-topic/emergency-preparedness-and-recovery/

 

Thinking ahead: Florida Division of Cultural Affairs Grants now being accepted through June 1 https://dos.myflorida.com/cultural/grants/grant-resources/

 

The Hopper Prize, nationwide submission due May 19: https://dos.myflorida.com/cultural/info-and-opportunities/jobs-and-opportunities/find-an-opportunity/1-000-grants-all-media-eligible/

 

Innovate Grant, nationwide submissions due May 7: https://dos.myflorida.com/cultural/info-and-opportunities/jobs-and-opportunities/find-an-opportunity/55000-innovate-grants-call-for-artists-plus-photographers/

 

Here’s a spreadsheet that is being updated regularly by Artists Thrive.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1z-tPPKTDMxMVJcFF6DWAXe8TkYw-1UynNPHo36JqUoI/htmlview#gid=0

 

 

This is the tip of the iceberg. If you have any resources you’d like to share, please let us know!

 

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