Anonymous Was A Woman (AWAW) has partnered with the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) to launch an emergency relief grant program to support women-identifying visual artists over the age of 40 impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. The program will distribute $250,000 in unrestricted grants, up to $2,500 apiece, to artists who have experienced financial hardship from loss of income or opportunity as a direct result of the crisis.
APPLICATION GOES LIVE ON SUBMITTABLE: Monday, April 6, 2020, 10:00 AM EST
APPLICATION CLOSES: Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 6:00 PM EST
APPLICATION NOTIFICATION: By Thursday, April 30, 2020
Due to anticipated high demand, applications will be accepted from Monday, April 6 through Wednesday, April 8. All applications will be reviewed after the closing date. Funds will be awarded to eligible applicants in the order in which applications are received.
Complete details are available here.
ArtsWestchester’s 2020-21 Mount Vernon Arts Initiative and Yonkers Arts Initiative grant opportunities are now available. These Initiatives are designed to help locally-based artists and nonprofit cultural organizations in Yonkers and Mount Vernon create new work, build capacity, and contribute to their city’s community-building and economic development efforts.
The Mount Vernon Arts Initiative is available for Westchester-based artists and Mount Vernon-based nonprofit cultural organizations to apply.
The Yonkers Arts Initiative is available for Yonkers-based artists and Yonkers-based nonprofit cultural organizations to apply.
Application Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020 at 11:59pm. Applications are now being accepted online via Submittable
For more information and Grant Guidelines, please click here.
We encourage you to attend one of the pre-application workshops to see if the opportunity is right for you.
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Mount Vernon Public Library (Community Room)
28 S 1st Avenue
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Thursday, March 19, 2020
5:30pm – 6:30pm
16 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
Please RSVP to [email protected]