Funding is available through the Music Development Office which is part of the Creative Industries Directorate of the Department for Innovation and Skills.

Categories on offer include:

  • Contemporary Music Project Funding (recording, touring, festivals / events, skills and development, marketing, strategic partnerships, out of round, pocket grants)
  • Contemporary Music Organisations Funding
  • Jon Lemon Artist in Residence program
  • Robert Stigwood Fellowship

Visit the Music Development Office website for further details.

PLEASE NOTE: Contemporary Music applicants can apply via our grants portal to submit and track applications, funding agreements, grant payments and reporting.