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We'll keep this page updated with important, need-to-know information like announcements, deadline reminders, changes to program or policies, and updates about the organization. Check back frequently!

  • Owen Pallett & stargaze Live Stream @ Reeperbahn

    Check out the LIVE STREAM starting 2:40pm EST of Owen Pallett and stargaze at the Elbphilharmonic Hall in Hamburg Germany, at Reeperbahn Festival.

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    Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording – September 28, 2017 Deadline

    The next Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording deadline is Thursday September 28, 2017 at 11:59pm PST.

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    Budget Updates for Completions and Applications

    The Budget section of both the Completion and Application component has been updated and simplified.

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  • Semi-Annual Profile Review August 2017

    As of this year, the Semi-Annual Profile Review will be conducted by client request only. The Semi-Annual Profile Review deadline is Thursday, August 31 2017.

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  • 2017 Polaris Music Prize Short List

    The 2017 Polaris Music Prize Short List!

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    Change to FACTOR’s Semi-Annual Review Process

    FACTOR’s Semi-Annual Review Process has changed. Artist Profiles will be reviewed by client request only.

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  • 2017 Polaris Music Prize Long List

    The 2017 Polaris Music Prize Long List was announced in Ottawa on Tuesday June 13th.

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  • Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording May 25, 2017 Deadline

    Important info and links to help you prepare for the upcoming Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording program deadline.

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  • FACTOR Funded WCMA 2017 Nominees

    The 2017 FACTOR Funded BreakOut West WCMA Nominees!

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    2017-2018 Changes to Program Guidelines & Business Policies

    These are the significant changes in FACTOR’s program guidelines and business policies for the new fiscal year.

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    Annual Applicant Profile Review – Tuesday February 28th 2017

    Twice a year FACTOR reviews all the applicant profiles in our system and reassigns applicant ratings. The next applicant profile review deadline is scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Clients should log in to portal.factor.ca and verify that the information provided in their applicant profile is accurate and up-to-date by 11:59pm PST on this date.

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  • Annual Artist Profile Review – Tuesday February 28th 2017

    Twice a year FACTOR reviews all the artist profiles in our system and reassigns artist ratings. The next profile review deadline is scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Clients should log in to portal.factor.ca and verify that the information provided in their artist profile is accurate and up-to-date by 11:59pm PST on this date.

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