The Performing Rights Society (PRS) for Music Foundation, the UK’s leading funder of new music across all genres, has announced that its funding programme for individuals, organisations and groups is open for applications.
Funding is available to any individual or not-for-profit organisation that:
· Support the creation and performance of outstanding new music in any genre
· Develop artists to their full potential
· Inspire audiences UK-wide.
Through this programme individuals as well as bands; ensembles; collectives; charities; local authority and schools; etc can apply for grants of up to £25,000 (£5,000 for first time applicants). The application is a 2 stage process, with the next deadline for the 1st stage on 6pm, 23rd September 2013 (decision date – 6th December 2013).
Successful 1st stage applications will be asked to continue on to the 2nd stage.