TD Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship

(Deadline: April 29, 2021 11:59 PM EST)

Equity X Production Development Program

(TBA)

SOCAN Foundation/ MUSCAN Award of Excellence for the Advancement of Research in Canadian Music

(TBA)

Screen Music Laboratory for Emerging Composers

(TBA)

The SOCAN Foundation/NYOC Emerging Composers’ Mentorship Program

(TBA)

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The SOCAN Foundation/NYOC Emerging Composers’ Mentorship Program

To apply to this program, applicants must be eligible for the SOCAN Foundation Young Composer Awards and must qualify to apply for the Sir Ernest MacMillan Category.

Within the works submitted to the Sir Ernest MacMillan Category, up to three (3) orchestral compositions (without soloist(s) and/or choir) will be selected to participate in the SOCAN Foundation/National Youth Orchestra of Canada Emerging Composers Mentorship Program. The composers of the selected works will be invited to attend an NYOC rehearsal reading of their orchestral composition. The selected composers could be eligible to apply for the Travel Assistance Program to attend the reading session.

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TD Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship

The TD Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship is a program powered by SOCAN Foundation, and provides emerging music creators with seed funding, mentorship, and the opportunity to participate in a progressive webinar series that will hone their skills of entrepreneurship while providing them with the tools and resources needed to turn their talent into a sustainable career.

Learn more about the program at:

www.creativeincubator.ca

SOCAN Foundation/ MUSCAN Award of Excellence for the Advancement of Research in Canadian Music

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Screen Music Laboratory for Emerging Composers

In 2019, the SOCAN Foundation and SOCAN have collaborated to present the very first scoring retreat at the Banff Centre. The goal of this camp was to provide composers with an optimal framework to stimulate their creativity in actual work conditions in the company of two mentors (one film director and one screen composer).

The SOCAN Foundation team is currently working on the next edition of the program and will share more information shortly.

Equity X Production Mentorship Program

The Equity X Production Mentorship Program was developed in response to research conducted by the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative. In 2019, the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative released a report that identified that women make up only 2.1% of producers throughout the top 100 hundred Billboard songs annually from 2012 to 2018. That report also validated that women producers are underrepresented 47 to 1 by male producers in the data analyzed.

Deadline for submission is August 31, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

This opportunity is made possible with the support of:

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