Assistance in Applying


The NYFA Grant’s team will be hosting a series of virtual information sessions designed to help artists build a strong application. Each live session will have a Q&A section where artists can ask the Grants team questions about the application process.

All QAF applicants are required to attend a live info session or watch a recorded info session. Any one member of an organization or artist collective may attend or watch an info session on behalf of their group.

Live Info Sessions

All sessions listed below are held virtually over Zoom and are in English. Registration is required.

  • New Work Info Session: Wednesday, November 16 at 2PM EST, recording below.
  • Arts Access Info Session: Friday, November 18 at 2PM EST, recording below.
  • Arts Access Info Session: Wednesday, December 7 at 2PM EST.
  • New Work Info Session: Friday, December 9 at 2PM EST.

Recorded Info Sessions

Recorded info sessions will be available for viewing on this page within one week of the live session.

所有皇后區藝術基金申請人都必須觀看信息說明會視頻。 機構或藝術家團體的任何成員都可以代表其團體參加或觀看信息說明會。帶有中文字幕的說明會視頻

Todo solicitante al Fondo de Artes en Queens (QAF) debe asistir una sesión de información en vivo o ver una grabada. Cualquier miembro perteneciente a un colectivo o colaboración entre artistas puede asistir o ver la sesión en nombre de su grupo. Sesiones de información grabadas tendrán subtítulos en español.

New Work Info Session, presented by Sarah O’Connell, Senior Program Officer, NYFA Grants.

Arts Access Info Session, presented by Sarah O’Connell, Senior Program Officer, NYFA Grants.


From December 1-20 we will be offering 25-minute appointments to provide feedback on your draft application and answer any questions you may have. A draft of your application must be started prior to your review appointment in order for us to provide the most helpful feedback. 

Sign-ups will open on Tuesday, November 22 at 10:00 AM EST. All appointments will be available on a first come, first served basis and will be held virtually over Zoom.

一對一資訊服務將用英語進行。 如果您想以中文交流,請用中文與2022年12月6日之前發送電子郵件至[email protected].

Se ofrecerán sesiones individuales en inglés. Si desea solicitar una sesión en español, envíe un correo electrónico a [email protected] en español antes del 6 de diciembre de 2022.



To request an accommodation or if you need assistance in applying online, please email [email protected] or call (212) 366-6900 ext.211 on Wednesdays and Thursdays between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM EST. For accommodation outside of the provided time slot, please email [email protected] to schedule a phone call. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible, and no later than Tuesday, December 20, to allow adequate time for staff to support you in submitting an application before the deadline.

All questions should be directed to [email protected].


如需任何合理安排或有在線申請方面的問題,請在東部時間週三和週四下午兩點至下午五點之間電郵[email protected] 或致電 (212) 366-6900 轉211。 如在該時段外需要協助的,請發送電子郵件至 [email protected] ,以方便工作人員安排電話跟進。請與12 月 20 日(週二)提出安排或協助申請,以便工作人員有足夠的時間協助您在截止日期前提交申請。

如有任何問題,請直接電郵發至 [email protected]


Si necesita acomodación o ayuda al presentar su solicitud en línea, envíe un correo electrónico a [email protected] o llame al (212) 366-6900 ext.211 los miércoles y jueves entre las 2:00 p. m. y las 5:00 PM EST. Para acomodación fuera del horario proporcionado, envíe un correo electrónico a [email protected] para programar una llamada telefónica. Solicitamos que las solicitudes de acomodaciones se realicen lo antes posible, y a más tardar el martes 20 de diciembre, para que el personal tenga tiempo suficiente para ayudarlo a presentar una solicitud antes de la fecha límite.

Dirija sus preguntas a [email protected].

Image Credit: Khalif Thompson, Siesta On Lexington, 2021, Oil, pastel, chalk, spray paint, foil, wax, fabric, leather, newsprint, stencil, stamp, handmade paper (abaca, cotton) on canvas.