Emergency Grants and Resources for Artists
The Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF+) emergency relief grant focuses on artists working in craft or materials-based folk/traditional disciplines that are 18 years or older and have resided and worked in the U.S. or U.S. territories for the past 2 years. These artists must have experienced a recent, unforeseen, career threatening emergency.
If you are unsure about Eligibility for our grant, please click here, or on the ‘Learn How to Apply’ button below.
If you are an artist but do not fit our Eligibility, please click on Relief Resources below.
Are you an artist working in a craft discipline who has had a recent, serious emergency?
Furniture Maker Michael Puryear, a CERF+ Grant Recipient
For artists in all disciplines: