NY Artists in Need: Creatives Rebuild New York is Now Accepting Applications

Published February 16, 2022   |  By Musical Artists  |  Post in All Areas

As reported in the New York times and various other outlets, Creatives Rebuild New York has launched a $125 million program that offers guaranteed income to 2,400 artists across New York State who can demonstrate financial need.

There are two options. One option would provide $1,000 a month for 18 months, no strings attached. The second option is for a $65,000-a-year job with a community-based organization or municipality.

Do you Qualify? Disciplines that fall within the application parameters include crafts, dance, design, film, literary arts, media arts, music, oral tradition, social practice, theater, performance art, traditional arts, visual arts, and interdisciplinary arts.


Funding is being administered by the Tides Center and provided in large part by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with assistance from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and the Ford Foundation.