Type of Program:
The Work Commissioning Assistance Grant are provided to assist individuals, corporations, performers, ensembles, and presenters to commission SOCAN members to create new works in all genres of music.
Comments on Funding:
This grant will match funds from $1,000 to a maximum of $3,000 that the applicant will have raised during the period of the fundraising initiative.
When It Ends:
February 27, 2022
Applications may have more than one SOCAN member create the commissioned work with commissioning funds divided equally between the collaborators. Only SOCAN writer members can receive matching grant funds. SOCAN members being commissioned cannot apply directly to this program. A SOCAN member can only receive one (1) Work Commissioning Assistance Grant every two (2) calendar years.
create an online account on the SOCAN Foundation's online application system,
fill out the online application form.
The applicant may only submit one application per deadline.
The application must include:
- 1a clear description of the source of the privately raised funds;
- 2an agreement between the applicant and the SOCAN member(s) being commissioned indicating, at least, the following: