The Creative Artists Public Service Program was funded by the New York State Council on the Arts to support individual artists' work in a variety of disciplines. The information below concerns each of the program years CAPS operated beginning in 1970-71 and concluding in 1980-81. Support for media artists is listed for each program year. This information appeared in the annual reports for the New York State Council on the Arts and the Creative Artists Public Service Program. Complete citations for these sources can be found in the bibliography.