FYI Calendar of Grant and Funding Deadlines: Sept. 15, 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. The dates for next year's East Coast Music Awards and festival (pictured) have been announced.

FYI Calendar of Grant and Funding Deadlines: Sept. 15, 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




Submissions for SOCAN Foundation Canadian Music Assistance




Applications for OMIF Music Creation grant



Other Conferences and Business Opportunities

13-18-Sept- 22

Americana conference and festival, Nashville, TN




Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala, Toronto




BreakOut West festival and conference




Indie Week conference




M for Montreal festival and conference




Mundial Montreal festival and conference




South By Southwest fest and conference, Austin, TX





Canadian Folk Music Awards, Vancouver, BC



3-7-May -23

East Coast Music Awards, Halifax, NS



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Charlotte Day Wilson


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