Funding Programs + Deadlines

1. MUSIC Industry Initiatives

This program will support the development of BC’s music industry, funding projects that support training, skills development, export activities, business development, research and a new focus on young up-and-coming talent. 

Apply now until March 1, 2020. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until funds are no longer available. 

2. Career Development

This program will support the careers of emerging and established artists in BC, funding sound recordings, music videos and marketing initiatives, as well as attracting national and international business to BC recording studios. 

Summer intake opens June 6, 2019 | Deadline July 17, 2019

Winter intake opens October 30, 2019 | Deadline December 11, 2019

Record in BC opens July 31, 2019. 

3. Music Company Development 

This program will support the sustainability, growth and capacity of BC’s music companies.

Opens July 3, 2019 | Deadline August 14, 2019

4. Live Music

This program will support BC-based live music events, creating engagement opportunities for audiences, artists and youth, and enhancing music tourism throughout BC.

Opens October 2, 2019 | Deadline November 13, 2019


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