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The Resources section is an ongoing collaborative effort at The Actors Fund to provide a one-stop database of services and organizations that meet the unique and essential needs of the arts and entertainment professional. You can use the Category and/or State filter OR use the map above to find all resources by State.

Career Planning and Counseling

Job Seekers Guide

The Job Seekers Guide helps job seekers identify their job skills, research careers, expand skills, and conduct an effective job search. The site was created by FEGS with funding from the US Department of Labor.

New York Career Zone

New York Career Zone sponsored by the state of New York provides career and job information specific to New York state.

New York University's (NYU) Office of Career Management

NYU's Office of Career Management provides courses, workshops, and counseling to professionals and the public that focus on educational planning, professional development, and training to assist people in making more informed career decisions and better evaluating career paths.

Job Postings

New York Health Careers

A guide for students, guidance counselors, current health care workers, or anyone interested in a career in health care. It lists all healthcare occupations, NY state licensing requirements, and education programs.

New York Job Source

New York Job Source allows searches for jobs in New York with job database.

New York Times

New York Times provides a job search divided by occupation and location.

Educational Scholarships

New York State Regents Professional Opportunity Scholarships

For individuals interested in pursuing professional studies such as Massage/Physical/Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Physical/Athletic Trainer, etc.

The New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP)

Provides assistance to eligible New York residents attending in-state post-secondary institutions pay for tuition.

Individual Artists and Small Arts Organizations

The Arts & Business Council of New York

Provides support to NYC arts organizations, including pro bono business consultation, and workshops in art management and marketing.

The Field

Provides rehearsal and sharing space grants.

The Jerome Foundation

Operates a grant program for individual media artists who reside within the five boroughs of New York City.

The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

Provides funds to artists who cannot access government funds.

Small Business and Entrepreneur

Art & Money Matters

Seeks to educate, engage and elevate Creative Professionals by providing them Financial Education and Financial/Accounting Management.

Baruch College's Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship

Offers owners of existing businesses and aspiring business owners an array of services to help get them get started and grow.

Business Mentor NY

Business Mentor NY is a free, easy-to-use social network that allows entrepreneurs and volunteer business mentors to connect so they can solve problems and build businesses together.