The Marketing Component supports Export-Ready Artists, Developing Artists (Level II) and Record Labels by contributing to the costs of the marketing and promotion of a Qualifying Album.

With your application, you must submit:

  • A complete and detailed Marketing Plan for your Qualifying Album


March 15

June 15

September 15

December 15

Who is Eligible?

Export Ready Artists, Developing Artist Level II, and Eligible Music Companies

Only the party that controls the commercial release rights and exclusive exploitation rights to the sound recording at the time of application may apply.

Level of Investment:

$10,000.00 maximum for Export Ready Applicant (or eligible music company) per Deadline
$5000.00 maximum for Developing Artist Level II Applicant (or eligible music company) per Deadline

Percentage of Investment – 50%