No fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Artist Development program provides funding to foster and support Newfoundland and Labrador musical culture through the funding of diverse artists and genres in demos, EP’s, full-length sound recordings, marketing and promotion materials.
Comments on Funding:
Program will be broken down into a 3-tier system. Applicants may apply for up to 75% of eligible expenses to a maximum of tier amount: $2,500, $5,000 and $10,000. Projects using MusicNL Business Members are eligible for funding up to 75% of eligible costs. Any projects using businesses located outside of Newfoundland and Labrador or are not MusicNL Business members (where applicable) are eligible for funding up to 25% of eligible costs.
Payment will be issued with 40% up front and 60% upon receipt of final report.
If applicant is also MusicNL studio owner a cap of 25% will be applied to studios eligible expenses.
Monies are a grant and not repayable.
Artists that have already received funding assistance under this program are not eligible to reapply to the program for a period of twelve (12) months after the official release of the funded project.
When It Ends:
July 31, 2020
December 4, 2020
The applicant must:
All music genres are eligible for support Not-for-profit groups or associations are not eligible under this program.
should contact MusicNL at least a month in advance of submission to discuss the proposed project before an application is submitted. Appointments must be made through email@example.com,
must submit the application and supporting documents online in one document, not separate files. All files must be compressed into a single Zip file.
submit the final report and accompanying Expense Claim to receive the remaining 60% of the grant.
Applicant must submit:
Approved applicants are required to submit a final report at the end of their project.