Latest News

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!

  • Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording Deadline – May 31, 2018

    The Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording Deadline is on Thursday May 31, 2018.

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  • Business Development Deadline – April 26, 2018

    Business Development Applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM PST on April 26, 2018!

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  • Program Overviews & Deadlines for 2018-2019

    Check out the application deadlines for 2018-2019!

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  • Congratulations to the #FACTORfunded JUNO Nominees!

    FACTOR is a proud sponsor of this year’s 47th annual JUNO awards, recognizing the very best in Canada’s musical talent. Check out all the #FACTORfunded nominees!

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  • IMPORTANT NEW Artist & Applicant Profile Information

    The rules regarding submitting NEW Artist and Applicant Profiles have changed.

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  • 2018 Annual Profile Review Deadline – February 28th

    The deadline to update your applicant and artist profiles is coming up on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 11:59pm PST

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  • January 25, 2018 – Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording Deadline

    If you plan to submit to the Artist Development or Juried Sound Recording deadline by January 25th 2018, now is the time to update your artist profile bio, determine your project goals, write your Artist Development Plan, or prepare your JSR marketing plan.

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  • FACTOR
    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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  • FACTOR
    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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  • Meg Symsyk
    FACTOR Announces Meg Symsyk as New Board Chair

    FACTOR announces new board chair and names two new board members and executive at 2017 AGM.

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