Emergency Grants will be available to both individual artists as well as arts organizations impacted by Hurricane Sandy.

The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and Lambent Foundation are initiating a two-pronged major relief effort to assist artists and nonprofit arts organizations who suffered serious damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

Individual artists should apply for these grants through www.nyfa.org

Arts organizations should send the following information to the Warhol and Rauschenberg funds through  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it :

1.  Describe the damage sustained as a result of Hurricane Sandy.  Tell us the dollar amount of the damage and your method for determining the total.

2.  Have you applied to other funds or organizations to cover this loss?  If so, please indicate where and the status of the request (amount received, application pending, application declined.

3.  Please include a brief description of your organization, its mission and budget.

Applications for visual arts organizations will be reviewed by the Warhol Foundation and all other applications will be reviewed by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation.
All applications should be submitted through  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Grants will be made on a regular rolling basis as funds are available.

 

 www.emergencygrants.org

 

We also want to connect individual artists to other long-standing emergency funds:

The Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation

The Joan Mitchell Foundation

The Pollock-Krasner Foundation