Category Archives: Funding & Opportunities

Heritage BC: Free Webinars • Heritage Awards • Reopening Resources

What you will find in this edition: Four free webinars, including two this week (link) BC Heritage Awards (link) Recovery, Tourism and a Special Offer: join a new marketing initiative (link) Falling through the funding gaps? Help us make the case … Continue reading

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Amplify BC is back: support to B.C.’s music industry during COVID-19

JUNE 2020 Amplify BC Newsletter Support to B.C.’s music industry during COVID-19  On June 1, 2020, the government of British Columbia announced a renewed investment of $7.5 million for Amplify BC to stabilize, support, and sustain B.C.’s music industry during the … Continue reading

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BCAC – The Microgrant Pilot Program

The BC Arts Council is pleased to announce the launch of a new pilot program for individual artists. The Microgrant Pilot Program is intended to support professional artists and cultural practitioners in B.C. to adapt either an existing work or … Continue reading

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Startup your Week

Join us for the first EVER CANIE Awards Join Canadian entrepreneurs and innovators during this year’s digital CANIE Awards as we recognize the incredible resilience of Canada’s ecosystem. One of the benefits of the Awards going digital this year is that … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / BC Culture Days is looking for ambassadors, and you’re just the person for the job.

Canadian culture keeps on keepin’ on. Our friends at Culture Days have announced that they’re expanding: a whole month of free, accessible culture, from September 25 to October 25. We’ve got more on that below, including how you can bring … Continue reading

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New program will pay Canadian musicians for live stream concerts on Facebook and Instagram

SOCAN’s new Encore! initiative aims to compensate artists for their online performances Melody Lau · CBC Music · Posted: May 14, 2020 11:56 AM ET The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) announced a new program … Continue reading

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Music BC E-News 05/14/2020: Cultural Emergency Support Fund Announced

COVID-19 – FEDERAL EMERGENCY SUPPORT FUND On May 8th, 2020, the Prime Minister, along with the Minister of Canadian Heritage, announced details on the new COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for Cultural, Heritage and Sport Organizations. The fund is intended to … Continue reading

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