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NEA: Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

This program seeks applications... to help nonprofit arts organizations across the country and their employees endure the economic hardships caused by the forced closure of their operations due to the spread of COVID-19.

All applicants must be previous National Endowment for the Arts award recipients from the past four years (Fiscal Year 2017-2020).

USC may submit only one application to this solicitation.

Your application submission(s) MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by April 10, 2020.

NEA indicates that a letter of intent is not REQUIRED and a full application is due by April 22, 2020.

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