New York State
Below you can access information about federal, state, city and private resources in regards to coronavirus (COVID-19).
  • The COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program provides grants of up to $50,000 to impacted small businesses and for-profit independent arts and cultural organizations. Eligibility requirements include 2019 or 2020 annual gross receipts between $25,000 and $2,500,000, positive net profit in 2019, and at least 25% loss in annual gross receipts from 2019 to 2020.

  • The New York State Council on the Arts offers multiple funding opportunities both for individual artists and arts organizations. Each program has unique eligibility requirements, funding amounts, and important deadlines/dates.

  • New York Forward Loan Fund provides working capital loans of up to $100,000 at 3% for small businesses and small landlords and 2% for nonprofits through select participating community lenders. Applicants are eligible if they received a PPP loan of up to $500,000 or an EIDL loan of up to $150,000.

  • Child Care Stabilization Grants provide financial relief to child care providers in order to help them cover unexpected business costs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.