The SOCAN Foundation invites emerging music creators (songwriters, producers, and composers) over the age of 18 to apply now to the Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship (sponsored by TD), a program that provides them 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.
Each participant in the program will receive:
- A cash grant of up to $3,000, intended to defray start-up costs (such as those spent on marketing, business development, branding, etc.)
- Mentorship by an industry professional.
- Access to an exclusive webinar series led by industry professionals and experts, to fuel the entrepreneurial spirit of the participants.
For more information about the program and to apply, please visit www.creativeincubator.ca. The deadline to apply is Sept. 7, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. ET.
“The Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship is designed to foster high-potential music creators, and to help them evolve their passion and talent into a sustainable career,” said Charlie Wall-Andrews, Executive Director of the SOCAN Foundation.
The program is made possible with the generous support of TD. “Music has the power to strengthen communities by connecting people.,” said Valerie Picher, Associate Vice-President, Community Relations at TD Bank Group. “This program empowers music creators from all backgrounds to develop the necessary skills to enhance music creation and sharpen their entrepreneurial abilities, so music continues to enrich our lives in a sustainable way.”