Getting the Grant - SOCAN, FACTOR and AFA

Whether you’re producing an album, making a music video or getting ready to go on tour, granting is an essential part of funding your music career. But if it’s your first, or even second time applying, the granting process can be intimidating. With a panel made up of granting experts, we will explore three of the Canadian music industry’s most sought after granting organizations – FACTOR, SOCAN and AFA – and offer some of our best tips and recommendations for securing that elusive funding.


Jessica Barry, POP Montreal (Moderator) | Eve Parker Finley, Artist | Adrienne LaBelle, Mint Records | Jiajia Li (Artist) | Eman, FOREIGNERZ

(Photo: Chelsea Yang-Smith)