BCMF Careers of BC Artists - Now closed

WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THIS PROGRAM; however, New funding opportunities are available through Amplify BC. For sound recording, artist marketing, and music video support, see Amplify BC's Career Development program for 2018/2019 application details and sign up for the music newsletter.

The BCMF Careers of BC Artists Program is one of the funding programs of the $15 million BC Music Fund supported by the Province of BC. This program is designed to support the economic growth of BC artists by funding marketing initiatives that build audiences for artists, albums, and live performances.

Artist-entrepreneurs and music companies are eligible to apply for a grant to cover up to 50% of marketing and promotional activities to support the career of a BC artist or group of BC artists.

Careers of BC Artists Program Budget: $1.5 million


For information on how to apply, please be sure to read the Guidelines and FAQs for the Careers of BC Artists Program.


Applications were scored based on the goals of the BC Music Fund and the capacity of the applicant to deliver the project. 

The deadline for applications was May 1, 2017.


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If you have any additional questions, please contact:

Gina Loes, Program Analyst, BC Music Fund
Phone: +1 604 730 2253