Grant Writing Resources

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Grant Writing for Professional Musicians: Grant Writing 101 

FREE eCourse

A digital learning tool teaching artists and companies how to write their own grants from square one.

Beginning with a brief history and context of the Canadian grants scene, and moving on to choosing the right grant, writing compelling biographies and marketing plans, choosing the right songs and packaging and submitting your grant properly – this series of course will take you through the process step-by-step. The first in the series is now LIVE – and free for anyone to take.

The course will be delivered via award-winning elearning platform Thinkific -  including course work, quizzes, video content, worksheets and additional resources to assist in teaching you how to author your own applications and win grant funds!


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The FREE 2015 Canadian Grants Database!

The 2015 Canadian Grant Database is ready for download! Enter your name and email below and receive our comprehensive, up-to-date document containing the latest grant information for Canadian artists. Includes 150+ grants organized by category, region and deadline and includes eligibility and website links. Please note this version is now out of date – use at your own risk. 2016 will be published shortly.

Supplied in Excel format for you to add/edit your own submission info!

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The Canadian Grant Writing Guide For Musicians- 1st Edition –


Did you know there’s over forty million dollars in music funding available in Canada annually? Here’s how to get your share and never miss another funding opportunity!

This book will help you:
– Raise your profile
– Grow your career
– Access funds to support and sustain your creative passion
– Turn your music hobby into a cash-winning career
– Grow your music-based business such as label, management or promotions company

Are you a Canadian musician, music company or organization looking to find and apply for money to support your career or music-based business? This ebook will give you the insider information you need to research, write and apply for grants from a variety of funding sources including FACTOR, Canada Council, Radio Starmaker, MuchFACT and more!

Click here to learn more about The Canadian Grant Writing Guide For Musicians!

Click here to buy The Canadian Grant Writing Guide for Musicians!


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