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Other Opportunities

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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 

Networking Events

Talent Development Conference PRS for Music Foundation
Date: Thursday, 26 September 2019
Location: Sheffield


SE London Musicians Funding Network: Workshop Series at The Albany
Date: October - December 2019


New Mentoring Programme Launches Brighter Sounds
Closing Date: Monday, 30 September 2019

Other Opportunities

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

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

Snape Residencies Snape Maltings
Closing Date: Friday, 4 October 2019

Do It Differently Fund, Help Musicians
Closing Date: Monday, 7 October 2019

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

Apply to Play at SXSW 2020
Closing Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

The Composers' Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: Friday, 1 November 2019

Compose a Folk Carol for Choir Competition Eclectic Voices
Closing Date: Saturday, 2 November 2019

Women Make Music PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: Tuesday, 5 November 2019

The Open Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: Tuesday, 5 November 2019

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

Firestone: Road to the Main Stage
Closing Date: TBC




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