This grant supports Ontario’s established music trade associations and organizations to offer initiatives, events and activities that strengthen, support and stimulate the economic and cultural growth of Ontario’s music industry.

This will provide funding to successful applicants that engage in strategic and collective initiatives with long-term impacts on growth and sustainability in the music sector by building market share, sales, innovation and regional capacity. Eligible activities include: professional development, training, business analytics and export activities (including showcasing Ontario talent).

Activities must take place within a (maximum) 12-month spending window between July 1, 2021 – December 31, 2022.

Amount: from $10,000 up to $300,000

Deadline: October 28 5:00 PM EST, 2021 

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