The ARTS Council’s Emergency Arts Relief Grant 2021 – U.S.
Applications are now open for Emergency Arts Relief Grants that provide financial support to creative individuals and community groups who have experienced lost income from the postponement and/or cancellation of specific, scheduled opportunities or programs due to the outbreak of COVID-19.
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This grant program is administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes with generous funding and support by the Corning Incorporated Foundation, the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, and local community members.
Grants for up to $250 per lost income opportunity or program are available.
Granted funds can be used at the applicant’s discretion to best serve their financial needs.
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Individuals and community groups located in Chemung, Schuyler, and Steuben counties may apply.
Individuals must be 18 years or older. Community groups do not need non-profit status.
The following is an example of postponed and/or cancelled opportunities or programs eligible to be funded by this grant:
Workshops, commissions, readings, performances, concerts, exhibitions
This is not an exhaustive list and is purposely left flexible, however, the lost income must be from a previously scheduled arts and/or cultural related activity. Opportunities or programs could have occurred anywhere.
Activities whose sole purpose is fundraising, scholarships, fellowships, awards, or activities that have already received funding from The ARTS Council and/or Community Foundation cannot be supported by Emergency Arts Relief Grant funding.
Applications are reviewed and evaluated on the following basis:
Meeting the eligibility requirements
Impact of lost income
Proof of lost income
Applications those are clear, concise, and complete
For more information, visit https://www.earts.org/2020-emergency-arts-relief-grant/