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The 2022 Prism Prize Top 10 – BC

The Prism Prize, an annual awards event that recognizes outstanding artistry in music video production, announced today the Top 10 Canadian music videos of the year eligible for the 2022 Grand Prize, as voted by a jury of more than 130 of the top minds in Canadian...

The Demo Recording program supports new and emerging artists from underrepresented groups living in the Province of B.C. to create demo recordings and engage in mentorship with local music producers.  

Artists and producers can apply together for a $2,000 grant to cover 100% of recording expenses for one to two songs. 

Apply now

Apply now! The deadline is June 23, 2022, at 11:59 PM, PDT.

Applications are evaluated by a panel of industry professionals that represent the groups this program is intended to serve, according to the priorities of the program using the scoring sheet below. Evaluation is competitive and comparative, based on the applications submitted and funding available.

Would you like to connect one-on-one with Creative BC staff, ask questions, and learn more about this program?

Info sessions are available:

MS Teams Events:

Facebook Live Events:

All info sessions will be conducted in English, and occur in Pacific Daylight Time. Info sessions are offered at no cost, but an advance RSVP is required.

Looking for a copy of the presentation from the info session? Download it here.

If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact:

Joseph Bardsley | Coordinator, Music Programs
Phone:  236-455-6232
Schedule an appointment:

Downloads + Forms

Demo Recording Program Guidelines 2022/23
Artist Pitch Template
Producer Pitch Template
Example Production Agreement
Sample Application Form
Tip Sheet + FAQ

Final Report Information for Recipients

The deadline for project completion and final reports for 2021/22 recipients is June 1, 2022.

Demo Recording Program Guidelines 21/22