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:


Artist Relief, an initiative organized by the Academy of American Poets, Artadia, Creative Capital, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, MAP Fund, National YoungArts Foundation, and United States Artists
$5,000 Emergency Grant to Artists

Foundation for Contemporary Arts
COVID-19 Relief Fund Application

International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD)
IABD Emergency Fund

Mayor Foundation
Individual, Organizational, and Student Grants

About Us

NYFA: New York Foundation for the Arts
Emergency Grants

Twenty Summers
Emergency Art Fund


Funding and Resource Lists from Foundations:

New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)
COVID-19 Emergency Resources

Creative Capital
List of Arts Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak


Crowdfunding and Community Relief Campaigns:

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

NYC Low-Income Artist/Freelancer Relief Fund


National Resources and Guides:

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

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