Arts and Culture Funding Resources

The following is a compiled list of emergency funding resources for organizations and artists beyond offered by organizations outside of the Cultural Alliance. Please contact these agencies directly with any questions regarding these resources.

Shuttered Venue Operator Grant (previously known as “Save Our Stages”)

More information at www.SBA.gov

The SBA is not yet accepting applications and is currently building an application platform. An interested applicant is encouraged to register for a Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS) number and then a profile on SAM.gov, which is a prerequisite for receipt of a Federal contract or grant.

Paycheck Protection Program through the SBA (PPP)

First Draw or increase application: SBA Form 2483

Second Draw Application: SBA Form 2483 SD

Apply to banks, credit unions, online financial institutions like Paypal. Do not apply to SBA.

Check out www.sba.gov/Lender Match

Overview of 2nd Draw PPP Here

EIDL (Economic Injury Disaster Loan) application:
https://disasterloan.sba.gov/ela/