May 21st, 2020
In light of the COVID-19 Emergency FEMMUSIC is working to collect and distribute useful links for artists. Please feel free to contact me with any others you are aware of. We begin with Emergency Grants

NEW Colorado Music Relief Fund – – Applications open May 28

NEW Jazz Coalition Commission Fund –


Detroit, MI Artists Crisis Emergency Fund –

Arts Writers Grant Program – Deadline May 20 –

Performing Arts Worker Relief Fund (Bay Area) –

ART Emergency Fund (Bay Area)  –

Chicago Theater Workers Relief Fund –

Biscotto-Miller Theater Workers Fund (Chicago) –

Dallas Low Income Artist Fund –

 Durham, NC Artist Relief Fund –

Hawaii Artist & Entertainment Fund –

Arts for Illinois Relief Fund –

Indy Arts & Culture COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund –

Arts Emergency Relief Fund (Los Angeles) –

Maryland State Arts Council Emergency Grants –

MASS Cultural Council COVID-19 Relief-

Oolite Arts Relief Fund (Miami) –

Fulcrum Fund (Santa Fe, NM)  – Deadline April 15 – –

Creative Response Fund Emergency Grants (New Orleans) –

NYC Community Trust COVID-19 Response & Impact Fund –

Mayer Foundation Economic Relief Grants (NY) –

NYC Dancers Relief Fund –

Philadelphia Performing Artists’ Emergency Fund –

Portland Area Artist Relief Emergency Fund –

SF Foundation Emergency Response Fund for Nonprofits –

4Culture Relief Fund (Seattle, WA)  –

Creative Industry Relief Fund (Ft Worth, TX) –

Artist Trust Relief Fund (Washington) –

Wherewithal Recovery Grants (Washington, DC)  –

Washington Theater Guide Taking Care Fund (Washington, DC)  –

Passim Emergency Artist Relief Fund (PEAR – Massachusetts) –

Mercury Café COVID-19 Relief – Denver, CO –

The Red Backpack Fund (Female Entrepreneurs) –

Max’s Kansas City Emergency Grants –

The Photographer’s Fund –

Pillars Rapid Response Fund –

Sound Royalties No Cost Funding Program –

Colorado Artist Relief Fund (Formerly Imagine 2020 Artist Assistance Fund) –

Denver Arts & Venues Cultural Sector Support & Resources Page –

 COVID-19 & Freelance Artist Emergency Funding Resource Page –

Colorado COVID-19 Business Resource Center –

COVID-19 Co Creatives Relief Grant –

SONA (Songwriters of North America) Music Covid Relief –

American Composers Forum Response to COVID-19 Resource List –

 Gener8tor Cares Act Deck –

Bavarian Emergency Relief Fund –

Berlin (IBB) Emergency Relief Fund –

Soundgirls CoronaVirus Relief –

Live Nation – Crew Aid –

Spotify COVID-19 Music Relief –

Help Musicians UK –

Newport Festivals Musician Relief Fund –

Clara Lionel Foundation Grants –

Sound of Silence (Australia) –

Government of South Australia – COVID-19 Arts Grant Support –

HOMEFRONT – Funding for Canberra Artist (Australia) – Deadline April 17 –

BMI Resource Center –


Suporrt NoCo Audio Engineers & Light Designers –

Global COVID-19 Relief Fund –

Rauschenberg Emergency Grants –


Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant –


Joan Mitchell Emergency Grant –


Rhizome Microgrant Program –


CERF + Emergency Relief Fund –

Freelance Artists Resources (duplicates some links here) –
Authors League Fund –
Book Industry Charitable Foundation –
PEN American Authors’ Emergency Fund –
The Blues Foundation Hart Fund –
Gottlieb Emergency Grant Program – Emergency Grant — Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation
Bonfils Stanton Foundation COVID-19 Fund – Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Announces Emergency COVID-19 Arts Fund
Boulder County Musicians Relief Fund – BCAA User Login | Boulder County Arts Alliance

Colorado Workshare –


United States Bartenders Guild – Bartender Emergency Assistance Program –


Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation –


One Fair Wage – Emergency Coranovirus Tipped & Service Worker Support Fund –


Sweet Relief Musicians’ Fund –


Cinema Worker Solidarity Fund –

 Bluegrass Trust Fund –

Billboard Aggregate of Resources –


Local 802 Emergency Fund –


Jazz Foundation –


Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund –

Haven Foundation –

Opry Trust Fund –


Service Workers Mutual Aid Fund –


SBA Disaster Assistance Fund –

Arts Leaders of Color Emergency Fund –

Artist Relief Tree –

Boston Artist Relief Fund –

Chicago Musicians Emergency Relief Fund –

Columbus Artists Relief Fund –

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Fund –

Funds to Support Performers Affected by COVID-19 –

Seattle Artist Relief Fund –

Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council Emergency Fund For Artists –

NC Artist Relief Fund –

New Orleans Business Alliance Relief Fund –

PGH Artists Emergency Fund –

Springboard for the Arts Personal Emergency Relief Fund –

Imagine 2020 Artist Relief Fund (Denver) –

Denver Small Business Emergency Relief Program  –

Denver Economic Development & Opportunity Microloans –


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