COVID-19 Related Guides and Resources

This listing will continue to be updated.

Please send any resources, guides, community campaigns, crowdfunding initiatives, and listings relevant to artists and cultural workers to and we will add those here and share on social media.

Wellness, Counseling, and Mental Health Resources:

Responding to COVID-19

Emergency Grants & Reflief Funding:

Foundation for Contemporary Arts
COVID-19 Relief Fund Application

Rauschenberg Foundation
Rauschenberg Emergency Grants

Mayor Foundation
Individual, Organizational, and Student Grants

About Us

NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Emergency Grants

Twenty Summers
Emergency Art Fund


Crowdfunding and Community Relief Campaigns:

The Dance Union:
NYC Dancers Relief Fund (COVID-19)

Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District:
A Taste of Fifth 2020 – Support Local Charities!

NYC Low-Income Artist/Freelancer Relief Fund

Artist Relief Tree (currently paused, waitlist application open)


National Resources and Guides:

NEA: National Endowment for the Arts
COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

FAQ Info-Sheet for Current Applicants and Awardees

Arts Ready:
Listings and Guides for Artists and Organizations


NYC & NY State:

Brooklyn Arts Council
Brooklyn Arts Council Resource Guide

Coronavirus Dance Relief Fund Application – Organizations

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Resources for the Dance Community

FABnyc/Fourth Arts Block:
Resources Related to COVID-19

NYC Small Business Services:
Assistance & Guidance for Businesses Impacted Due to Novel Coronavirus

NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts:
COVID-19 | Resources and Updates from NYFA

NY State Council on the Arts
Resources for NYS Arts and Cultural Organizations re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)


Artists’ and Workers’ Resources and Guides:

The Freelancers’ Union
COVID-19 Freelance Artists Resources


Impact Surveys:

ART NY/Alliance of Resident Theatres
COVID-19 Impact Survey

Coronavirus Impact Survey