April 6, 2015
April 6, 2015

We're calling all music fans,

Are you known for having a creative eye? Do you like music? Are you located in Western Canada?

If you answered yes to these questions then we’ve got an exciting opportunity for you! Though we are in midst of STORYHIVE season 2 Web series votings, STORYHIVE is starting another great funding opportunity:

STORYHIVE is back with season 3 – STORYHIVE Music Video Edition! On April 6, 2015 TELUS is asking all musicians and directors to get together and make a pitch for one of 20 chances at $10K to fund a full music video.

Still not convinced? Watch the #STORYHIVE youtube teaser here

How it works

Phase 1 April 6 - 26, 2015 – Pitch & plan

Phase 2 May 4 - May 17, 2015– Vote & promote

Phase 3 May 25 - July 17, 2015 - Awards & screen time

The finalists receive:

  • $10k to fund the production of your team’s music video
  • A chance at an additional $20k for a second music video and $10k for a music documentary
  • Training and mentorship from top industry professionals
  • Distribution on Optik TV On-Demand

Winners will be determined by a jury, who will consider artistic merit, fan voting, and social scores.

To help you get started, STORYHIVE is providing workshops in BC & Alberta -

Vancouver – April 7th, 2015 at Electric Owl Register here

Kelowna – April 8th, 2015 at Steaming Cafe Register here

Grande Prairie – April 12th, 2015 at Second Street Theatre Register here

Edmonton – April 14th, 2015 at Rocky Mountain Icehouse Register here

Calgary – April 15th, 2015 at National Music Centre Register here

Both directors and music artists can create their own profiles in the STORYHIVE Creative Directory today at

Can’t wait to see your pitch! Spread the word to your music-savvy and creative friends!