Many in the arts grant-making community are coming together to create emergency relief funds for artists. Whether or not you're eligible for Emergent Seed, you may find some of the resources below valuable. 


Artist Relief - 100 $5K grants disbursed weekly through September in a wide range of genres

Pet Project Grant ​- $500 to 152 US-based playwrights, apply by June 12th


Care for Our Creatives - pay-what-you-can counseling provided by GW and the DC government's Creative Affairs Office. Email Lindsay at

DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities - FY 21 grant and fellowship applications open for individuals and organizations

Capitol Hill Jazz Foundation COVID19 Artist Relief - $250 for DC area jazz musicians

DC's Love + Solidarity Collective - $100 for DC independent artists

Theatre Washington's Take Care Fund - $500 grants for DC-area theatre professionals

VoxCorona - $250-$500 grants for DC-area vocalists

Washington Project for the Arts Wherewithal Grants - $1-5K grants for DC-area visual artists

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