Important Deadlines

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Manitoba Music Opportunities

Canada Council Grant Writing Incubator | Deadline: May 20 at 12PM CDT

National Indigenous Peoples Day Music Meetings & Showcase | Deadline: May 27 at 4PM CDT

MONITOR MIX Peer Mentor Groups 2021 | Deadline: Ongoing 

Manitoba Music Spotlight Series | Deadline: Ongoing

Manitoba Music Song of the Week | Deadline: Ongoing (Updated Thursdays)

Manitoba Music Spotify Playlist | Deadline: Ongoing (updated Fridays)

Market Access Fund | Deadline: Rolling deadlines 


Calls for Submissions & Other Opportunities

Canadian Artists & Content Creators Economic Survey | Deadline: June 18

Showcase Opportunities

Contact East 2021 | Deadline: May 21

Folk Music Ontario | Deadline: May 31
 
BreakOut West Festival | Deadline: June 10
 
Future Echoes | Deadline: June 30

Reeperbahn Festival | Deadline: July 31 

Mondo 2021 Showcase Festival

Jazzahead! Digital

Performance Opportunities

CIMA | Deadline: Ongoing

St. Andrews Heritage Centre "Parlour Performances" | Deadline: Ongoing, standrewsmuseum@hotmail.ca

Keith's Friday Hootenanny | Deadline: ongoing

 

Grants & Funding

Canada Council for the Arts

Explore and Create

Professional Development for Artists | Cut-off: June 2, Oct 20, Feb 2
Research and Creation | Cut-off: Oct 6
Concept to Realization - Project Grants | Cut-off: Oct 6
Concept to Realization - Composite Grants | Deadline: Oct 6

Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples

Travel | Cut-off: Any time before departure date
Small-Scale Activities | Deadline:  Any time before start date of project/activity
Short-Term Projects | Deadline: June 16, Sep 22, Dec 8, March 16
Long-Term Projects | Deadline: June 16
Indigenous Organizations | Deadline: Sep 22, Oct 6

Supporting Artistic Practice

Professional Development for Arts Professionals | Cut-off: May 19, Oct 13, Jan 29
Sector Innovation and Development - Project Grants | Deadline: Nov 10

Arts Across Canada

Travel | Deadline: Any time before departure date
Representation and Promotion | Deadline: Any time before your departure date
Translation | Deadline: June 16, Oct 20, Jan 12
Circulation and Touring | Cut-off: Sep 8, Dec 8
Foreign Artists Tours | Deadline: Dec 8
Public Outreach - Project Grants | Deadline: Sep 29
Public Outreach - Composite Grants | Deadline: Sep 29

Arts Abroad

Travel | Deadline: Any time before departure date
Representation and Promotion | Deadline: Any time before your departure date
Translation | Deadline: June 16, Oct 20, Jan 12
Circulation and Touring | Cut-off: Sep 8, Dec 8
Residencies | Cut-off: Sep 8, Dec 8
Co-Productions | Deadline: Dec 8

Digital Strategy Fund

Digital Literacy and Intelligence | Deadline: Sep 30
Public Access to the Arts and Citizen Engagement | Deadline: Sep 30
Transformation of Organizational Models | Deadline: Sep 30

FACTOR
Artist Development | Deadlines: May 27, Aug 12, Oct 7, Feb 3
Juried Sound Recording | Deadlines: June 3, Dec 2
Live Performance | Rolling deadlines, at least one day before the start of the trip
Sponsorship | Applications must be submitted at the latest three months prior to the start date of the proposed event/project
Support for Live Music Events Program | Deadline: March 1, 2022


Manitoba Film & Music 
Artist Development Sustainability Fund | Deadline: June 24 at 5PM
Music Companies Sustainability Fund | Deadline: June 24 at 5PM
Music Recording Production Fund | Deadlines: May 20, Sep 23, Jan 20
Music Recording Production Fund for Out-Of-Province Artists | Deadlines: May 20, Sep 23, Jan 20
Music Business Development Fund | Deadline: June 17
Recording Artist Touring and Online Concert Support Program | Deadline: Rolling deadlines
Record Product Marketing Fund | Deadline: Rolling deadlines
Music and Viral Video Program | Deadline: Rolling deadlines
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Manitoba Music
Market Access Fund | Deadline: Rolling deadlines 

Musicaction
Commercialisation Internationale | Un mois avant le début des activités
Démarchage | 10 jours ouvrables avant le départ
Développement des marchés internationaux | 6 semaines avant l’événement  

Radio Starmaker Fund
The Orion Program | Deadline: May 20
7th Round | Deadline: May 20

SOCAN
Get Set. Get Paid. (Online Concert Royalties) | Deadline: ongoing

SOCAN Foundation
Professional Development Assistance Program | Deadline: ongoing

Awards

CIMA Awards | Deadline: May 20

 

Winnipeg Arts Council Awards

Job & Volunteer Postings

Manitoba Opera
Position: Finance Officer
Deadline: May 14

Contests & Competitions

Music.com Giveaway Competition
Deadline: Ongoing