Grants of up to £5000 for artists, bands and managers who have been invited to play an international showcasing festival or conference, to contribute to travel, visas, accommodation and expenses.
Who can apply?
Artists, bands, songwriters, producers and managers who have been invited to perform/attend at industry facing showcase festivals such as:
- Folk Alliance International
- Classical: Next
- Jazz Ahead
These awards enable individual artists, bands and managers to travel from Northern Ireland to develop their skills and expertise. Applicants must provide evidence that they have been invited by a host organisation in the country to which they intend to travel.