Coronavirus – Links to financial support for freelancers, musicians/ artists and people on low income or out of work.

We have compiled some links below about:

  • Government support for freelancers and people on low income / out of work.
  • Music, Arts, Creative Sector grants, funds and support for freelancers and musicians/artists.

Universal Credit:
Government payments to people on low income or out of work.

Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme:

Coronavirus Job-Retention Scheme for employees:

Creative Scotland Bridging Bursary :

Help-musicians Coronavirus Financial Hardship Fund:

Creative Scotland Open Fund – Sustaining Creative Development:

PRS Emergency Relief Fund:

Musicians Union (MU) Coronavirus Hardship Fund:

Musicians Union (MU) Coronavirus advice page

Tax Break for Healthcare Workers