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Past EFDSS Opportunities
Creative Bursaries
English Folk Expo

Seed Funding

Musicians in Museums
EFDSS sponsors free places at ISM career development day


Information & Advice

ISM (Incorporated Society of  Musicians) has a number of useful webinars.  Current ones includes Sexual Harassment and  Knowing Your Rights; GDPR; An Introduction to PPL and many others 

Other Opportunities

BEAM2020 Pitching Days Mercury Musical Developments & Musical Theatre Network
Expressions of interest for pitching day in October or November
Location: London, Birmingham, Ipswich, Leeds, Leicester, Manchester & Northampton
There will be a pitching day held at Cecil Sharp House, London on Friday 8th November 2019 – (in partnership with English Folk Dance & Song Society)
Closing Date: 9 September 2019

Jerwood Bursaries Jerwood Arts
Closing Date: 9 September 2019

BEAM2020 Pitching Masterclass Mercury Musical Developments & Musical Theatre Network
10 September from 7pm - 9pm, London

Special call for the 60th anniversary of the British Council in Canada Québec
Closing Date: 20 September 2019

The Open Fund For Music Creators PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: 1 October 2019

Women Make Music PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: 1 October 2019

UK Songwriting Retreats
Peak District Songwriting Retreats
14 October 2019 Peak District, UK

Lynsey de Paul Prize PRS for Music Foundation
Next dates to be announced soon

International Showcase Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: Ongoing

Postgraduate Awards Help Musicians UK
Closing Date: Ongoing 

Grant for the Arts Arts Council
Closing Date: Ongoing

Open Project Funding For Scottish musicians only
Closing Date: Ongoing



 

 

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