Music Industry Initiatives
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VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada – People seeking careers in B.C.'s motion picture industry now have a single point of access to knowledge and networks for entry, with distinctive equity opportunities for people from systemically excluded groups. Activity levels across B.C.'s...
Cultivating Student Leadership and Entrepreneurship in Museums, Arts, and Culture: A Webinar – May 25, 2022
On May 25, 2022, Talent MATCH will host Jules André-Brown (a leadership consultant, and an appointed member of the BC Arts Council) for a discussion about student leadership and entrepreneurship in the museums, arts, and culture sectors. This free webinar will take...
Reel Green™ now offers free Carbon Calculator training for all film industry professionals in British Columbia and Canada. Derived from one of the motion picture industry’s leading carbon calculators, albert, Reel Green™ has adapted a carbon calculator for British...
Province of BC supports the recovery of B.C.’s music sector with a $2.5 million boost to the Amplify BC program
Province bolsters support for live music events Province of British Columbia NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release 2022TACS0031-000746 May 18, 2022 Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport VICTORIA – The Province is supporting the recovery of B.C.’s live music sector...
The Music Industry Initiatives program supports initiatives that grow and develop British Columbia’s music ecosystem.
Successful projects will build the capacity of B.C. music industry through training, knowledge transfer, and the creation of new business opportunities. Canadian companies, not-for-profit organizations, individuals and collectives are able to apply.
Apply now! This program is accepting applications on a rolling basis until March 1, 2023, at 11:59 PM, PDT, or until funds are no longer available.
Applicants will first submit a one-page project summary. Projects that meet the goals of this funding program will be invited to submit a full application and given the link to the online application form. Applicants may be given feedback related to gaps, questions, and concerns to address in their application. Creative BC will respond within three weeks.
Full applications will be scored by Creative BC staff according to the priorities of the program and the applicant capacity to deliver the project. Evaluation is competitive and comparative, based on the applications submitted and funding available. Results will be available 4-6 weeks after full applications are submitted.
Please refer to the scoring sheet below to view the weighting of the categories.
If you have any additional questions, please contact:
Final Report Information for Recipients
The deadline for 2021/22 Music Industry Initiatives final reports is December 1, 2022.