ARTISTIC CREATION PROGRAM

  • The Artistic Creation Program of the Music Nova Scotia Investment Program offers a $1,250.00 investment toward the creation and marketing of musical and audio-visual artistic creations, including but not limited to recordings, performance videos, & music videos. Your application should set out what you intend to create and, if applicable, your marketing plan.
  • The Artistic Creation Program is only available to applicants who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, Person Of Colour). 
  • The Artistic Creation Program is only available to applicants who have never received funding in other Music Nova Scotia Investment Programs. 
  • Click Here for 1 page summary of the Artistic Creation Program

 

With your application, you must submit: 

  • An MP3 or streaming link of a recent demo along with lyrics, known as the Assessment Track
  • A short summary of who you are as an artist, your project, your audience/potential audience, and how you plan to spend the money. 
  • A Guardian Consent Form if under the age of 18

Application Deadline 

  • February 15, 2021
  • Deadlines CAN fall on the weekend. Online submissions will be allowed until 11:59 PM on the 15th day – NOT the Monday following the 15th

Who Can Apply? 

  • The Artistic Creation Program is only available to applicants who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, Person Of Colour).  
  • The Artistic Creation Program is only available to applicants who have never received funding in other Music Nova Scotia Investment Programs. For clarity, if you have been funded by Music Nova Scotia in any other program, you are ineligible to apply for the Artistic Creation Program..
  • Applicants under 18 years of age must submit a signed Legal Guardian Consent Form with the application.
  • There can be only one Application per Artist submitted per deadline.
  • An Artist may only receive one Artistic Creation Program investment.

Level of Investment – $1,250.00 maximum per Applicant per Deadline
Percentage of Investment – 100%

If you have any questions about the Artistic Creation Program or the application process, please contact the
Invesmtment Program Manager, Darryl Smith – darryl@musicnovascotia.ca