Prior to submitting an Application, all prospective Music Nova Scotia Investment Program Applicants must update their Applicant Profile. If you do not have an Applicant Profile, you must first complete and submit an Applicant Profile form. Please select the appropriate link below. If you have already created an Applicant Profile previously DO NOT create a new Applicant profile. Please contact the Program Manager if you are unsure whether you have an Applicant Profile.
ONCE YOU HAVE UPDATED/CREATED YOUR APPLICANT PROFILE YOU MAY FILL OUT AN INVESTMENT APPLICATION
- A streaming link of two recent demos or professionally recorded songs along with
lyrics. These are called the Assessment Tracks. Your Assessment Tracks must be original songs or compositions, and they must meet Music Nova Scotia’s MAPL requirements for Canadian content.
At the end of the Developing Songwriter/Producer period, successful applicants are required to deliver to Music Nova Scotia two new, previously unreleased, professional quality sound recordings, called the Delivery Tracks. Applicants are required to have at least a 33% writer’s share of each Delivery Track.
Who is Eligible?
Developing Songwriters/Producer (this program is not available to Export Ready Songwriters/Producers)
Other parties such as artist managers, producers and music publishers may fill out the Application on behalf of a Developing Songwriter/Producer; however, the Developing Songwriter/Producer must be the named Applicant.
Level of Investment – $3,000.00 maximum per Applicant per Deadline
Percentage of Investment – 75%