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Are you ready to take advantage of this opportunity to work with one of Canada’s premier funding experts? If you’ve been thinking about applying for one of the upcoming grant deadlines this is your chance to work with a professional funding consultant and grant writer with over $2M raised for artists and companies across Canada. […]

Hi Friends! I’m so happy to announce the launch of Grant Writing for Professional Musicians – the first in a series of eCourses to help musicians, music companies and non-profits working in the music industry find and win grants. The first course in the series is Grant Writing 101 – a primer for those brand-new […]

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In honor of the holiday season, we are offering our #1 bestselling music reference ebook The Canadian Grant Writing Guide for Musicians at 30% off! Buy it before December 31st and pay only $10.00 (regularly priced $14.77 on Amazon or $14 in the Music Grants Canada webstore). Available in a downloadable PDF or Epub version, […]

It was our pleasure to contribute a column to the May/June issue of nationally-distributed Canadian Musician magazine. Thanks to Andrew King for conducting the audio interview for the CM Radio podcast.

Keep scrolling to read the column below!!

– Rebecca


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Canadian Grant Writing Guide for Musicians A Step-By-Step Guide to Winning Music Grants By Rebecca Apostoli Published by Music Grants Canada $14.77 CAD on Amazon Kindle Did you know there’s over forty million dollars available for music funding in Canada annually? Here’s how to get your share and never miss another funding opportunity! This book […]

This week FACTOR announced some changes to their online profile ratings system. Now there will be only two Profile Reviews per year – the upcoming Annual Review on February 27, 2015; and the Semi-Annual Review on August 28, 2015, down from four dates annually.

The review dates are essentially a re-evaluation of total profiles in the FACTOR system and allow artists and applicants to move up or down in the ratings based on 17 different criteria as well as how you score in relation to other profiles in the system.

In my work I hear a lot of concern about artist ratings and profile reviews. Artists spend a ton of valuable time worrying over their rating and strategizing means to bump up their profile score. But how important are those FACTOR profile ratings really?