Request Support from ARP
Who Is Eligible for Support?
Any practicing individual artist (any discipline, any level of experience) may request access to resources and professional support provided by ARP.
The only requirements are:
(1) you must be able to demonstrate that you are actively working and committed to pursing the arts as a career, and
(2) you must tell us about the professional and/ or economic challenges you are currently facing.
Frequently Asked Questions
ARP provides free membership to professional development programs and resources created specifically with artists, musicians, performers, and creatives in mind, and, as funding allows*, opportunities to apply for emergency cash relief grants for artists experiencing financial hardships.
*ARP is currently not accepting new requests for cash relief assistance. Artists in any discipline are welcome and encouraged to request free membership in our online programs to support their professional endeavors.
Any adult individual pursuing the arts as a career (any discipline, any level of experience) may request free membership and, upon approval, gain access to programs, resources, and support from ARP.
For full access to ARP programs and resources, complete the ARP Membership request application at the link below.
The ARP Membership application asks some basic questions about your work as an artist and the professional and economic challenges you are currently facing. You will need to provide documentation (website, resume or CV, portfolio, and/ or social media proof) to demonstrate you are someone actively pursuing the arts as a career.
ARP Membership is free and open to individual practicing artists (any discipline, any level of experience). Membership provides access to professional development programs and resources created specifically with artists, musicians, performers, and creatives in mind. ARP programs are designed to empower our community with skills, knowledge, and resiliency needed to help them continue their pursuit of a successful career in the arts.
We are currently not accepting new applications for cash relief assistance, but we are working to develop more fundraising and funding initiatives to support artists who may be facing financial hardships.
To stay updated on future opportunities for financial support, please sign up at this form: ARP Updates.