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Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: Suze Orman Explains How To Rescue Your Finances, Keep Your Health Insurance & Manage Debt With Zero Income  

The latest news in regards to filing for unemployment insurance due to the Covid-19 pandemic: https://labor.hawaii.gov/blog/main/families-first-cares-acts-federal-unemployment-info/

Relief funding for musicians listed below. Please follow the links below for more information. If you know of other organizations who would have additional relief opportunities for musicians during this unprecedented time, please notify us and we will add them to our list.   Grammy MusicCares https://www.grammy.com/musicares/get-help/covid-19-relief-fund-faq Music industry professionals may apply for basic living ...
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Emergency Support for Workers in the Creative Community   The Covid-19 crisis is devastating for many industries, including the creative community. Almost all television and film production has now ceased globally – leaving hundreds of thousands of crew and cast without jobs. These include electricians, carpenters and drivers, many of whom are paid hourly wages ...
Read More NETFLIX ESTABLISHES EMERGENCY SUPPORT FUND FOR THE CREATIVE COMMUNITY

DBEDT/Creative Industries Division Update in the face of COVID-19 FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR COMMUNITY Aloha Mai Kākou, Due to this unprecedented national health emergency caused by the COVID-19 virus, we want to inform you of steps we’re taking at the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s Creative Industries Division to ensure the ...
Read More Creative Industries Division’s Response to Covid-19

Creative Lab Hawaii is now accepting applications for: MEDIA: Transmedia Ideation Weekend (Island of Hawaii, Kona – June 16 – 17, 2018) Application Form. For a full list of requirements please send an email at [email protected] Submission Deadline: June 1, 2018, 4:30 p.m. HST MUSIC: Music Immersive (Island of Hawaii, Kona – July 23 – ...
Read More Call for Applications – Media & Music Programs

HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) Creative Industries Division (CID) announces its 2018 Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) Media Programs in Screenwriting, Producing, Web Series and Ideation, which are expanding to Kauai, Maui and Hawaii islands. The application submission period is now open and closes on April 15, 2018, 4:30 p.m. ...
Read More CREATIVE LAB HAWAII ANNOUNCES THE START OF ITS 2018 PROGRAM

CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY FOR CREATIVE LAB HAWAII MUSIC IMMERSIVE KAILUA SINGER/SONGWRITER HONOLULU – The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) congratulates Creative Lab Hawaii (CLH) Music Immersive Program Fellow Olivia Cargile on the placement of her song in one of the biggest online television promos of the upcoming television season. Fox Broadcasting Company ...
Read More CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY FOR CREATIVE LAB HAWAII MUSIC IMMERSIVE KAILUA SINGER/SONGWRITER

During the 2016-2017 calendar year, the Creative Lab Hawaii Program (CLH Program) successfully executed and concluded the following six Program Tracks: Screenwriting, Producing, Web-Series, Animation, and Music. In total, there were 35 creative entrepreneurs that were enrolled in the CLH Program’s five-day Immersive hands on training component in the five Program Tracks. Participants hailed from ...
Read More Wrap up for 2016 – 2017 Creative Lab Hawaii Program

November 29, 2017 Living808 featuring Creative Lab Hawaii – DBEDT Director Luis P Salaveria and Creative Industries Hawaii Chief Officer Georja Skinner promote Creative Lab Hawaii – changing Hawaii’s innovation economy- one creative entrepreneur at a time.