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!

  • Semi-Annual Profile Review Deadline – Friday, August 30, 2019

    It’s time for the Semi-Annual Profile Review! A reminder that this review deadline is by request only.

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  • #FACTORfunded Polaris Short List Nominees

    Check #FACTORfunded nominees of the 2019 Polaris Music Prize Short List!

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  • FACTOR is hiring!

    FACTOR is hiring for two positions at our downtown Toronto office.

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  • Happy National Indigenous Peoples Day!

    Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day! Check out our playlist in celebration of #FACTORfunded Indigenous artists.

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  • #FACTORfunded Polaris 2019 Long List Nominees

    #FACTORfunded nominees of the 2019 Polaris Music Prize Long List!

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  • Window for Juried Program Applications Opens July 17, 2019!

    Submit your AD or JSR application starting July 17!

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  • Additional Video Funding

    We’ve expanded the scope of our video funding.

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  • Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording Deadline – May 16, 2019

    The Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording deadline is coming up on Thursday May 16, 2019.

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  • Business Development Deadline – April 25, 2019

    Business Development applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM PT on April 25, 2019!

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  • Program Updates for 2019-2020

    Our Business Policies and Program Guidelines are now updated and available on our website!

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  • FACTOR 2019 Spotlight: Pierre Kwenders and Iskwé

    Check out our spotlight video about Pierre Kwenders and Iskwé!

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  • Retired: Songwriter’s Workshop program

    The Songwriter’s Workshop program will be discontinued as of April 1, 2019.

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