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Shuttered Venue Operators Grant
Emergency assistance for eligible venues affected by the COVID pandemic
The Shuttered Venue Operators (SVO) Grant program was established by the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act, signed into law on December 27, 2020. The program includes $15 billion in grants to shuttered venues, to be administered by the SBA’s Office of Disaster Assistance.
Eligible applicants may qualify for SVO Grants equal to 45% of their gross earned revenue, with the maximum amount available for a single grant award of $10 million. $2 billion is reserved for eligible applications with up to 50 full-time employees.
For additional details, see the Shuttered Venue Operators Grants Frequently Asked Questions.
COVID-19 and Media Relations: A Quick Guide for Nonprofit Communicators
Mental Health Resources
GUIDELINE EXAMPLES (from the Museum Association of Arizona)
Best Practice Recommendations for Reopening Your Museum
Museum “Open to the Public” Guideline Considerations
Precautions for Museums during Covid-19 Pandemic
How Museums in China Are Reopening Post-COVID-19
COVID-19 Opening Protocol
4 Ways Museums Can Successfully Leverage Digital Content and Channels during Coronavirus
What are NYS museums doing? Below are some examples of reopening procedures
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