Broadcasters Foundation of America offering grants to broadcast pros who contracted coronavirus

The Broadcasters Foundation of America is offering one time grants of up to $1,000 for individuals working in broadcasting facing extreme financial hardship stemming from the coronavirus outbreak.

To be eligible, an applicant must be or have been a direct employee of an over-the-air, radio or television broadcasting company and have been diagnosed with a COVID-19 infection.

Applicants also need to be out of work or lost wages due to COVID-19 and must also demonstrate acute financial hardships.

The foundation notes that it is unable to predict the number of grants it will be able to issue.

For more information or to apply, visit the foundation website.