Freelancers and Artists

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To determine eligibility for unemployment benefits, payment amounts and for more information, visit California’s Employment Development Department website.

The City’s Department of Cultural Affairs welcomes applications from artists and arts organizations seeking to participate in competitive opportunities, such as grants and calls for entries. Click here for more information and to apply.

The California Arts Council has put together an extensive resource page, including emergency funding opportunities, emergency preparedness best practices, and webinars featuring arts leaders and artists from the national arts community.