Relief Funds for Film and Media **Updated May 12, 2020**

We’re compiling a list of relief funds for those in the Film/Media world. Please take a look at the various funds below and if you need assistance during these times:

 

**The Newest Link to our Growing List**

A solid list of where to find help, and how to apply:

https://www.filmindependent.org/blog/a-long-list-of-emergency-relief-funds-for-filmmakers-and-other-creatives/

 

The Link to the SBA Paycheck Protection Plan Loan Guaranty: Deadline 9/30/2020

This program is for small businesses, independent contractors and self-employed.

Here is the application:

https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/136/PPP-Lender-Application-Form-Fillable.pdf

Here is the checklist:

PPP_Required Info-Documents_DBEDT_Final_v3

 

Creative Capital

Grant information and emergency funding sources:

https://creative-capital.org/2020/03/13/list-of-arts-resources-during-the-covid-19-outbreak/

 

I Care if you Listen

Information for emergency funding for artists:

https://www.icareifyoulisten.com/2020/03/covid-19-emergency-funding-artist-resources/

 

ifp.org

Independent Filmmaker Project’s resources for artists during the Covid-19 pandemic:

https://www.ifp.org/resources/resources-for-filmmakers-and-artists-during-the-covid-19-outbreak/#.Xn5CN9NKjUo

 

Small Business Administration

Article regarding information about federal government assistance:

https://www.bizjournals.com/bizjournals/news/2020/03/26/federal-resources-for-small-businesses.html

 

3Arts

A detailed roster of many funds and grants for content creators:

https://3arts.org/resources/funding/

 

Article about Netflix and their $100 million relief fund budget for Covid-19:

https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/20/netflix-100-million-fund/

 

An article about SAG/AFTRA and their dues extension program:

https://www.sagaftra.org/sag-aftra-adopt-dues-extension-program-members-impacted-covid-19-work-loss

 

We anticipate this list to grow as things unfold. Please check back frequently for updates.