FYI Calendar of Grant and Funding Deadlines: Oct. 13, 2022

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Music NL's Celebration Week (pictured) is set for the end of this month.

FYI Calendar of Grant and Funding Deadlines: Oct. 13, 2022

By Kerry Doole

Festivals and Conference Submission Deadlines


Now Open

CIMA Road Gold certification. Awarded to artists selling at least 25K tickets during their Canadian tour(s) over a 12-month period



Grants and Funding Deadlines


Now open

Canada Council Grants



Now open

FACTOR Songwriting Development Program



Now open

Applications for SOCAN Foundation Relief Fund



Now open

Applications for FACTOR Comprehensive Artist program



Now open

Applications for SOCAN Foundation Travel Grants




Applications for FACTOR Support for Eligible Music Companies




Applications for FACTOR Juried Sound Recording




Applications for Radio Starmaker funding Round 85




Applications for FACTOR Artist Development Grants



Other Conferences and Business Opportunities



Music NL Celebration Week, Corner Brook, NL




Indie Week conference




M for Montreal festival and conference




Folk Alliance International conference, Kansas City, MO




South By Southwest fest and conference, Austin, TX





Canadian Folk Music Awards, Vancouver, BC



3-7-May -23

East Coast Music Awards, Halifax, NS



Explosions In The Sky
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Explosions In The Sky


Hamilton Festival Supercrawl Unveils 2024 Lineup, Including Explosions In The Sky, The Sadies and Matt Andersen

The popular three-day free festival in downtown Hamilton will run Sept. 13-15 this year and also features Zeus, Danko Jones, Rich Aucoin, iskwē, The Rural Alberta Advantage and many more.

Hamilton’s Supercrawl has announced the lineup for its 2024 edition. The lineup was unveiled in entertaining fashion at Merit Brewing in Hamilton yesterday (June 19).

Long recognized as one of Ontario's most important free summer festivals, this year's edition of Supercrawl runs September 13-15 and features a diverse group of established and emerging Canadian artists alongside two significant U.S. imports, Texan post-rock band Explosions In The Sky and Pittsburgh-based post-industrial art rock performance troupe Squonk.

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