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The Industry Catalyst program supports projects that build the capacity of underrepresented groups in B.C.’s music ecosystem. 

Individuals, collectives, companies and not-for-profit organizations are eligible to apply for grants between $2,000-$20,000, for up to 100% of project expenses. 

Apply now

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

Contact Mizzy Mejia from Creative BC to discuss your project idea. Projects that meet the goal of this funding program will be invited to apply, and provided the link to the online application form. You can schedule an appointment here.

Please note that Mizzy will be unavailable from May 30 – June 4 and June 13 – 17, 2022. Requests for program-specific assistance during these periods can be directed to Brenda Grunau here.

Applications will be 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.

2022/23 Industry Catalyst Scoring Sheet

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:

Mizzy Mejia | Coordinator, Music Programs
Phone: 236-455-0946
Email:  mmejia@creativebc.com
Schedule an appointment: calendly.com/mizzycrbc

Please note that Mizzy will be unavailable from May 30 – June 4 and June 13 – 17, 2022. Requests for program-specific assistance during these periods can be directed to Brenda Grunau here.

Downloads + Forms

Industry Catalyst Program Guidelines 2022/23
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.