Useful Website Links
Minority Business and Technology Initiative
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources
Paycheck Protection Program
Economic Injury Disaster Loan
R3 Program in Hillsborough County: Stimulus funding expected to assist people and businesses impacted by COVID-19
The Suddenly Remote Playbook
A Playbook for Sustaining an Enterprise-grade Remote Work Environment
Artist Trust: Growing List of Resources in Response to COVID-19
Nonprofits and COVID-19
Online Studio Visit List
Arts Administrators of Color Network
Financial and Addiction Recovery Assistance
MusiCares may grant short-term financial assistance for personal or addiction needs that have arisen due to unforeseen circumstances. Funding may be awarded for needs such as rent, car payments, insurance premiums, utilities, medical/dental expenses, psychotherapy, addiction treatment, sober living, and other personal expenses.
Applicants must be able to document employment history in one of the following areas:
- A minimum of five years employment in the music industry
- Six commercially released recordings or videos (singles)
Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund
CERF+ Emergency Assistance
Have you or an artist you know experienced a recent, career threatening emergency, such as an illness, accident, fire or natural disaster?
CERF+ emergency assistance includes grants and/or brokered assistance, such as booth fee waivers and discounts or donations on supplies and equipment.
Artists interested in CERF+ emergency assistance must first complete an inquiry form. If it is determined that you may be eligible for assistance, you will be invited to apply for assistance.