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

–From the World’s Largest Fully Remote Company, Learn More


Artist Trust: Growing List of Resources in Response to COVID-19

Growing List of Resources in Response to COVID-19

Nonprofits and 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.

Eligibility Requirements

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.