Solidarity Fund 2.0 [CYCLE 3] : Relief Grants for Artists & Cultural Workers

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The Solidarity Fund 2.0 provides one-time grants to individual artists, cultural workers, and small arts organizations in the US South experiencing financial emergency or hardship specifically related to COVID-19 pandemic.  You can read more about it here. 

CYCLE 3: ALABAMA, FLORIDA, MISSISSIPPI, NORTH CAROLINA.  


CYCLE DATES: Tuesday, April 20th - Thursday, May 13th (12 pm ET)


NOTIFICATIONS: Tuesday, June 8th



To be eligible to apply for this cycle, ALL of the following must be true for you:


  • You are an individual artist or cultural worker LIVING AND WORKING within the ROOTS Region of ALABAMA, FLORIDA, MISSISSIPPI, or NORTH CAROLINA. 

  • You are 18 years or older. 

  • You have experienced an unexpected financial emergency or hardship specifically related to the COVID-19 pandemic.


ROOTS seeks to support increased participation of youth, TGNCNBI2-S (Transgender, Non-Conforming, Nonbinary, Intersex, and Two-Spirit), Indigenous and First Peoples, Latinx, and disability communities in the South. Preference will be given to submissions centered around and created by members of these communities.

GENERAL INFORMATION










Artists/cultural workers living in these states are eligible to apply.



Alternate ROOTS membership is NOT required to received assistance from the Solidarity Fund 2.0.

ARTISTIC PRACTICE

Select one response that most closely aligns with your work.



Select one response that most closely aligns with your work.





STATEMENT OF NEED






Suggested range is between $500 -$5000 for individual artists and cultural workers



This information will better help us understand the experiences of artists and how we can work with other organizational partners to meet the needs of southern artists, activists, and cultural workers.
DEMOGRAPHIC INFO

This information helps us acquire grants & resources to further support work within our community and the US South. Individual applicant data (including name) will not be shared, duplicated, or distributed publicly. Additionally, aggregated applicant data will be collected, summarized, and shared in reports to funders and/or the public, without disclosing any personal information.






HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT US



You will receive an email confirming your submission approximately 15-20 minutes after submitting.