Today FACTOR marks the launch of Budget 2021/Stream Two, the SUPPORT FOR LIVE CONCERTS program – a $20 million program which will assist Canadian musicians, venues, and promoters in the Canadian live sector weather the pandemic.
The elements targeted by Support for Live Concerts are in planning and presenting in-person and hybrid concerts domestically.
Element 1 – Infrastructure improvements to adjust to health and safety standards for in-person concerts
Element 2 – Support for in-person and hybrid concerts
Element 3 – The presentation and promotion of Canadian artists’ live performances to help rebuild their audiences
OBJECTIVE: Live Sector Support to cover pandemic-related investments needed so that domestic concerts may safely resume during the coming months.
WHO CAN APPLY: Canadian music companies from the live sector
DEADLINE: October 21 at 5:00pm ET
READ the FULL PROGRAM GUIDELINES, along with the FAQ, now at factor.ca/live.
ALL questions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Funding will be based on program capacity; meeting eligibility and submitting an application does not guarantee funding.