Successful projects will build the capacity of BC’s music industry through qualitative and/or quantitative research projects that support the growth and diversity of BC’s music industry, inform new businesses opportunities and practices, and create deeper knowledge of BC’s music industry.
Projects must demonstrate a collective benefit to BC’s music industry, or to one aspect of BC’s music industry, and cannot predominantly benefit one artist, company or organization. The final research project must be shared publicly for the benefit of BC’s music sector.
Canadian not-for-profit organizations and companies are eligible to apply for up to 50% of project costs.
Applications will be accepted and evaluated on a rolling basis starting December 15, 2016, and ending on March 31, 2018. Applications will be accepted until funds for the program are no longer available.